Monthly Archives: December 2008

Sidney Sime

Sidney Sime - They're little girls and boys!
[ via ECTOPLASMOSIS] – Sidney Sime is best known for illustrating Lord Dunsany’s work, and was much admired by H.P. Lovecraft; here are some great images of his artwork, mostly for Dunsany stories (note the Beardsley influence). The picture above is from an out of copyright book called Fancy Free, available online at thanks to Microsoft’s scanning project and the University of California libraries.

The Periodic Table of Awesoments

Aristole postulated that all good things were made of “win.” That was a pretty good guess, but he was drunk and probably also having an orgy. Modern day awesominers know there are actually 118 fundamental “awesoments” that compose all good things

[via LMG]

Bacon, Ninja, Batman…