The Two Man Gentlemen Band: Taft is an easy target, but I do like these guys.
Entries Tagged as 'Gilded Age'
September 24th, 2010 · 1 Comment
November 30th, 2009 · 2 Comments
Timothy Burke on old weird eugenics.
September 22nd, 2009 · 24 Comments
Was Cthulhu a railroad? The wires–or tentacles–connecting the Ghostbusters, H.P. Lovecraft, Aleister Crowley, Frank Norris, BLDGBLOG, AT&T, and me.
May 16th, 2009 · 1 Comment
Brett Holman (Airminded) is blogging the phantom airship scare of 1909.
July 28th, 2008 · 1 Comment
Scott Kaufman reports (without, alas, documentation) that Christopher Nolan and Christian Bale based their Batman on Teddy Roosevelt.
July 22nd, 2008 · 16 Comments
The Kinematrix has you: three alternate Victorian internets.
July 9th, 2008 · 17 Comments
Plus the Jimmy Carterian Internet and the Millennial Pneumatic Tube.
February 21st, 2008 · 4 Comments
I am flattered and pleased. That is all.
November 8th, 2007 · 8 Comments
Ben Franklin’s ghost tapped John Murray Spear to build an electrical messiah and save the world. Who was using who?
November 6th, 2007 · 9 Comments
The posthumous adventures of Benjamin Franklin.