Let gun violence be your guiding force in Indiana
Magazine mashup of the July/August 2021 issue of Chicago Parent. More mashups here.
Where there’s fire, there’s the genius of Aretha
Magazine mashup of the April 2021 issue of National Geographic. More mashups here.
Gangsters for children
Magazine mashups from Entertainment Weekly, November 2019. More here.
Recent Views (in my kitchen)
We’re finally redoing the original kitchen in our 1956 house. Once the old metal Youngstown cabinets were removed, I noticed this collision of patterns on the unfinished wall: I also discovered some old-school miscellanea:
American Virus-Response Solutions
Magazine mashups from American Libraries, September/October 2020
This is my backpack
Part of the This Is My series. Thanks to the magic of email, I know that in March 2009 my mom asked if I wanted anything from REI. She had a coupon that was about to expire but didn’t need anything for herself. REI is one of those stores I love in principle but don’t […]
Fly the L flag
On my way to a concert last night, I noticed the flag-like design of the Chicago L train platform and tracks when viewed from above: Track, platform, and the space in between. “The space between” being, in essence, what public transportation is.
Films Galore and other groovy ’70s library brochures
Digging around my library’s local history collection, I found a stack of trifold brochures promoting the services of the old North Suburban Library System (now RAILS) my library is part of. I’m guessing they’re from the 1970s since NSLS started in the late ’60s. Look at all these groovy logos and colors: And then there’s the […]