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Composite Photographs of the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake and Today’s City

Beginning on April 18, 1906, most of San Francisco was leveled by a horrendous earthquake and the fires that followed. Photographers captured scenes of the devastation. Now Shawn Clover has merged those photos with his own depictions of modern San Francisco. Part 1 and Part 2 -via Colossal

Surprise! This is Your Wedding Day!

(YouTube link) Shawn spent an entire year getting ready to throw a surprise wedding for Colleen, and make everything exactly the way she wanted it to be. No detail was overlooked. Shawn even brought her bedroom furniture to the wedding venue so Colleen could get dressed in familiar surroundings. It all came together this past Saturday. [...]

Brilliant Idea: To Get Tiny Hat to Stay On Head, Use Superglue

(Video Link) If you’d like to hear stories about the dark side of humanity — or just the stupid side — talk to ER nurses. Oh, the tales that they can tell! Here’s a comparatively mild example. Shawn needed to get a tiny hat to stay on his head. It was, of course, too small to [...]