Our GISHWHES team, LSG, is one of the official runners-up for 2013! Congratulations to winning team VaticanCameos, and to all the other runners-up and everyone in general who ran around like crazy for a week, and again, thanks to everyone who helped contribute items/time to helping us fill challenges. YAYAYAYAY!
Every year in June, a brave group of daredevils in the city of Alesund, Norway stack up hundreds of wood pallets to a height of over 130 feet, which they then light on fire in celebration of Midsummer and John the Baptist’s birthday.
Norway: where they build monuments and burn them because metal.
only in my homeland.
I thought it was going to be some inspirational art installation about teamwork and stuff BUT THEN IT WAS A PILLAR OF FIRE AND IT JUST GOT EPIC
THE BEACONS ARE LIT
THE BEACONS OF MINAS TIRITH ARE LIT
GONDOR CALLS FOR AID
AND ROHAN WILL ANSWER!
In honor of the 50th anniversary, here’s a timeless Whovian romance: the Eighth Doctor and his beloved Dalek!
It was raining in the assembly area as the characters mustered. Of course it was. More atmospheric that way.
"Atten-HUT!" bellowed an editor. Shoulders were squared, cigars were dropped and ground under boot-heels. Even the Sanzas quit horsing around. Rank on rank they stood, nervously…
ONE DAY MORE TO REVOLUTION!
Glendalough, Ireland | April 9, 2013
RED, THE BLOOD OF ANGRY MEN
TEA, A DRINK WITH JAM AND BREAD
heLP I DON’T KNOW WHICH TUNE TO SING IT IN
SO LONG, FAREWELL, AUF WEIDERSENG GOOD BYE.
LOOK DOWN, LOOK DOWN, YOU’RE HERE UNTIL YOU DIE.
You are sixteen, going on seventeen…
-MY NAME IS JEAN VALJEAN!
From left to right: Asaji Saki, Shizuki Asato, Ayaki Nao, Ichiro Maki, Sena Jun, Haruno Sumire, Mizu Natsuki
Limited color palettes and agreeable backgrounds are difficult. As are likenesses (might have mangled a few of ‘em. Mostly Saki.)
I have only ever listened to this musical on CD; I’ve never seen it, but these are so beautiful!