Archive | December, 2011

Map of the Mosquito Coast, cerca 1894

Check THIS out… These are a few clips from the ultra-high resolution map that was recently sent to me by Eric Timar. It’s a really cool hand-drawn representation of the coast from north to south. Some of the more interesting points are the ads on the side…all in English and mostly for bars and hotels […]

It’s a genuine fake!

It was a helluva deal. A Lacoste shirt for $10…that’s like 90% off! And with Lacoste quality and craftsmanship that one would expect from clothes bearing the iconic alligator logo. The $100 Lacoste shirt:   Of course, when I took a closer look I could see that this was obviously not one of their top-line models. […]

Give the Gift of Light!

Hello friends! ‘Tis the holiday season, which means Starbucks eggnog lattes, Christmas carols ad nauseum in every store, and the first few lovely feet of snow in Tahoe!  It also means good cheer, offsetting your carbon footprint, and charity to all (especially to your friends’ nonprofit organizations!). I wanted to introduce you to blueEnergy, the non-profit organization I […]

What’s on spin at 4 Brothers

A lot of reggae soul, that’s what. Check out the smooth, smokey sound of Beres Hammond and hold ya gyal tite: And of course, Boris Gardiner knows just what to say to make ya gyal hug up clows: And when it’s time to back it up an wine, check out Busy Signal and Vybz Kartel: