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Posted On December 18, 20100 Comments

The art of breakdancing

The art of breakdancing . Breakdancing or the preferred term by practitioners of this art B-boying is in its very definition incredible. The physical barriers these people are able to overcome. Imagine a ballet pirouette upside down. These dancers are able to literally spin on their head, do multiple somersaults through the air and support... Read More

Posted On December 16, 20100 Comments

Needle sized art, micro sculpture

Needle sized art, Microsculpture. . Micro sculpture is incredible. Looking around on line though it doesn’t seem so established. But there is one particular artist called Willard Wigan who seems to have popularised it to some extent. The guy’s art is brilliant. Check this video out. . Needle sized art. . Willard also has a... Read More

Posted On December 15, 20100 Comments

How to make sponge cake.

How to make sponge cake, also a vegetarian recipe. . Everybody loves sponge cake. I would say that it probably is the most popular home baked desert there is. It is quite a careful process but is relatively easy to make. Here are two youtube videos that i have found, they seem like decent recipes... Read More

Posted On December 14, 20100 Comments

Harper Lee, to kill a mockingbird.

Harper Lee, to kill a mockingbird. . At school as a kid we read quite a few books but one that stood out for me personally was Harper Lee‘s novel, To kill a mockingbird. A very interesting story about two children growing up in the american deep south during the 1930′s when segregation and racism... Read More

Posted On December 12, 20100 Comments

The art of performance poetry

The art of performance poetry. . Performance poetry is a very diverse art form indeed. It has been around for centuries in both spoken word and song. The emergence of hip hop and rap has pushed performance poetry over the last twenty years. I am pleased to say i have been able to find some... Read More

Posted On December 12, 20100 Comments

Enigma, a brilliant music group.

Enigma, a brilliant music group. . We all know Enigma, a music group founded by Michael Cretu. Michael Cretu and enigma have now been going on for over twenty years and have produced some amazing songs. My three favourite songs are embedded on this post, Return to innocence, Why and I love you, i’ll kill... Read More

Posted On December 11, 20100 Comments

League of extraordinary gentlemen, good movie.

League of extraordinary gentlemen, good movie. . The league of extraordinary gentlemen is in my view a very good movie, although not all critics would agree (apparently). I like the way they took the characters from novels of the past. Characters like Dorian Gray and Dr Jekyll, it brought a sense of actual history to... Read More

Posted On December 11, 20102 Comments

Awesome hip hop dance performance.

Awesome hip hop dance performance. . Whilst on youtube yesterday searching for dance videos i stumbled on this curious little video. After watching it i did a bit of research but couldn’t find much information except that it is a performance whereby dancers come from all over the place and come up with these performances.... Read More

Posted On December 11, 20100 Comments

Inspirational videos.

Inspirational videos. . Inspirational videos are videos i like to call videos that execute simple everyday things done a way that it gleans a positive responses. Videos like these two. How we recieve them depends on how we see things. You could say that they are emotionally touching. . The first video is a compilation... Read More

Posted On December 6, 20100 Comments

3D street art, breathtaking visual art

3D street art, breathtaking visual art . Well you can’t get much more breathtaking than this. I am of course referring to 3 dimensional art. I have found and embedded some very interesting videos to show you what i mean. This first one i guess would be quite a distraction for motorists on this highway.... Read More

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