Monday, 21 January 2013

Twit Archive 1-15 September 2011


Above, a detail from a 1784 engraving, Departure of the Harpy or amphibious monster of Cadiz to be taken to the King and Royal Family of Spain. See the entire image at the Monster Brains blog.

More art and monsters and foreign affairs in the tweets below the fold.




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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Palestinian envoy to US comes out in favour of apartheid state?! jpost.com/DiplomacyAndPo… via @CarlRaincoat



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Afghanistan's first and only female pilot, and her 5 year old co-pilot daughter: t.co/rL5Gyvol - via @AhmadShuja



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@mariocavalli Drawing a Homeric ship sailing between Scylla and Charybdis today, so your pictures are very useful, especially steering oars!



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Ship building, Ankara Uni Nautical Archeology, pix by @mariocavalli - t.co/rP928nMn - t.co/PEmz5xvw - t.co/9ptJOPMz



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

RT @Tharwacolamus Syrian Revolution Digest: Syria: the war continues, the wrangling worsens! syrianrevolutiondigest.blogspot.com/2011/09/syria-… - #Assad #Syria



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blakehounshell Blake Hounshell

On Hari: "Anyone over the age of five knows that copying others’ work is wrong." t.co/7mQ1QFSn



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potkazar potkin azarmehr

50 lashes for Iranian PHD student, Somayeh Tohidlou azarmehr.blogspot.com/2011/09/fifty-… #iranelection



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dw_english DW | News Complete

Dutch state responsible for massacre during Indonesian war bit.ly/n9gcpu



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

On the blog: Rest your eyes weary traveller, a little painting on the wall of a B&B in Ventimiglia, next door to death. t.co/jnpJXpQh



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combatjourno Mustafa KAZEMI

[Photo] 1000s of Bullets were shot in the attack. Some fell @ random places. Children collecting some yfrog.com/h3oqlimxj @Bsarwary



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ConflictsUpdate Conflicts Update

Pilot fatigue, not Cold War conspiracy, likely behind crash that killed UN ... sns.mx/Xjfyy1



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

As Konstantin Tsiolkovsky saw that Nikolai Fyodorovich Fyodorov's plan to raise the dead would lead to overcrowding... t.co/qitUUDH



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fpinternational Forbidden Planet Int

Richard enjoys @CinebookLtd 's Valerian & Laureline more with 2nd volume t.co/oHRDBKS



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

AAAH! RT @AeronAlfrey Going BIG with Monster Brains t.co/9ILGcHK I've been meaning to do this for years.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Blog post: Taleban now talking - t.co/VEQ9Ti1 - following current Kabul attacks here - t.co/DwE9S1U



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Rabbit, rabbit, nice fat rabbit... t.co/dOAFwTe "London Melodies; or Cries of the Seasons" wood engravings of street sellers, 1820s.



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punkyscudmonkey Paul Duane

This should be an agenda setter RT @MostlyFilm: #SaveBBC4? How about, for the greater good, we #KillBBC4? bit.ly/pR275e



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abumuqawama Andrew Exum

A special 9/11 Q&A with Norwegian scholar Thomas Hegghammer: bit.ly/ptw6gH



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

On the blog, New York and London, drawings by Lucinda Rogers, an exhibition from 2002: t.co/jN48Z9D



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

On the blog, postcards from the USSR found discarded in an alleyway in North London. t.co/SRjOZ54



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Art on the blog: The Cutty Sark and a narwhal t.co/3jE89LU



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Oops - a shard of glass on the artwork, splintered off the magnifying glass I'm using for inking.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

The killing of Hadi al-Mahdi, #Iraq radio journalist critical of govt. hrw.org/news/2011/09/0… - @hrw via Iraqi Mojo iraqimojo.blogspot.com/2011/09/journa…



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

The Tripoli Brigade: @FRANCE24 followed Irish Libyan fighter Sam on August 21 fight for #Tripoli #Libya f24.my/ol5j2E Via @WyreDavies



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Londonist Londonist

The Victorian Society launches an appeal to save a distinctive railway office building: t.co/3rqK1hy @thevicsoc



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

From 1985, puppet animator John Clark Matthews shows how he filmed Arnold Lobel's wonderful Frog and Toad stories: youtu.be/agJP-P68EsQ



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

"Benghazi served as a secure rear area.. Syria has no such safe havens" @shashj on #Libya #Syria differences @CNN t.co/dXxvJJk



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@neillcameron I've got an EP Jacobs in a box, but the assembly instructions are incomprehensible.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@neillcameron Yes, but he had EP Jacobs helping, which really isn't fair, and he probably had a real pirate ship built to draw from as well.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Ker-plunk . . . another marble lost.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Reading 'The EDL in East London' - brockley.blogspot.com/2011/09/edl-in… - a comprehensive post by @bobfrombrockley



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Lara Lara Setrakian

Tracking the uptick in tension, protests, and clashes in #Bahrain. Good update from @MideastChannel: t.co/Re4kgRU



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NABEELRAJAB Nabeel Rajab

Irish-trained Bahraini doctors reportedly free - RTÉ News t.co/KjC2Hhy #ireland #irish #bahrain #feb14 #bhn



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Three killed for "sexual intercourse between men" (NOT rape) RT @OpheliaBenson Six people hanged in Iran yesterday t.co/vqP0R33



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Watercolorist Hardie Gramatky - t.co/hOEJw6o - at Uncle Eddie's Theory Corner



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Godfox John Shelley

Let's Start A New Illustration Industry! | Ben the Illustrator t.co/wq8lRbM via @BenAndFi



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Shot by both sides - on Peter Tatchell's "No to ALL hate" protest - t.co/cKjxdVk by @martinmargins



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

2+3 Oct. MT @genesharpfilm The Gene Sharp Film - How to Start a Revolution, European Premiere Raindance Festival London t.co/ipR8M39



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abuaardvark Marc Lynch

This Reuters story "how Qaddafi's regime was delivered on a memory stick" is pretty cool. goo.gl/13Dfp



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Five fab fauves from André Derain: oscartoons.blogspot.com/2011/09/andre-…



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Buy my prints - sadiethepilot.com/shop/index.htm - because the rain is getting heavier and I need to get the roof mended!



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Graphic Journey Blog - Mike Dempsey follows up his controversial earlier post on the decline in magazine design: mikedempsey.typepad.com/graphic_journe…



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Five things not in the Bible: t.co/wcpGwdC Via @Livy_Nye @citizen_sane & The @bobfrombrockley Daily bit.ly/eSvqH7



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kelliestrom Kellie StrømToronto's new comic shop for children: t.co/0v2dSO9 @LittleIslandCmx More: t.co/P9X6VoS Via @neillcameron @fpinternational



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm@fpinternational Thanks! And you should see some of the post titles I considered . . . actually no, you shouldn't.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

Art on the blog - old bird in new plumage: t.co/7ypqRTh



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hurryupharry Hurryupharry

Peter Tatchell on the Anti-EDL March: This is a press release from Peter Tatchell Like many other people, I went... t.co/FF19VfA



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MaxDunbar1 Max Dunbar

Tatchell strides through the East End taking on EDL and Islamism. The man is a secular saint t.co/HmFjuXr /via @TedJeory



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@shashj Shorter version, in one of Low's Colonel Blimp cartoons: t.co/Yb1Pgru



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JJGrandville J.J.Grandville

ouvre ses albums http://ow.ly/6eg6A



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@michaelezra Yes, their overt nastiness needs highlighting, though maybe not as hard to counter as some better dressed appeaser nastiness.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

But how many are they? RT @michaelezra New Blog Post: British Stalinists who love the Syrian President. t.co/VenmelL #syria #Assad



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

@neillcameron When the person with the money turns up, I think they should also back reprints of this children's comic: t.co/9S8R69N



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm




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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

#Afghanistan : Two Very Quiet Coups t.co/nArwp14 - @TerryGlavin on the struggle "between the rule of the khan and the rule of law"



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markoah Marko Attila Hoare

A Serb survivor of the siege of Sarajevo: srebrenica-genocide.blogspot.com/2011/09/serb-s…



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

The Radetzky March, drawn by Oscar G. okgrillo.blogspot.com/2011/09/marcha… with music by Carmen M. and the Banda da L.



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

The Monster Is Taken To The King Of Spain, 1784, a fabulous engraving at Monster Brains: monsterbrains.blogspot.com/2011/09/monste… Thanks to @AeronAlfrey



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kelliestrom Kellie Strøm

thanks to @bobfrombrockley and @bengidley for #ff - here's an end of the week song, "I'm Tired" - youtu.be/Uai7M4RpoLU

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