Archive for the ‘News’ Category

Landlords Cycling Book

Thursday, April 1st, 2010
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Megawords was in last weeks Philly City Paper

Thursday, March 25th, 2010

A story about our recent show at Printed Matter in New York was in the March 18th edition of the City Paper. Read more here: www.citypaper.net

Photo by Matthew Gallagher.

Why would anyone fly?

Friday, March 19th, 2010

Europe has embraced hi-speed rail travel, and has quickly got things moving. China hopes to have a rail system that reaches speeds of up to 320 km/h  and connects the country to Russia and points west within the next ten years. Hopefully soon, the United States will realize its folly, and follow suit. From the New York Times:

“In the meantime, the Acela, Amtrak’s express train running from Boston to New York to Washington, looks like a homely tortoise by comparison with its sleek brethren here, averaging only 71 miles an hour. Spain’s high-speed train sector seems well positioned to expand. All AVE lines currently turn a profit and have easily survived price wars waged by airlines, Professor Valls said. What is more, trains require fewer employees and far less costly infrastructure than do planes.”

Full article and more photos here: www.nytimes.com

Dustbowl Clean Up

Thursday, March 18th, 2010

Yesterday we went to the famous skatespot Dustbowl. We took some tools to cut back the weeds and clean up the place for the nice weather. We were eventually kicked out by the police after a few hours. The Dustbowl is a great example of the kind of free space that has almost disappeared in our society. Recognize these places in your area, seize them and love them, the reasons you can’t hang out there are fictitious……..photos by Micah Danges

Anton Newcombe

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010
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Chill Cycle issue#1

Monday, March 15th, 2010

Out Now.

Man Smashes TVs at Wal-Mart

Tuesday, February 16th, 2010
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Police have arrested a man for smashing 29 televisions at a Georgia Wal-mMrt. Authorities say the man grabbed a metal baseball bat from the sporting goods section before walking to the electronics aisle where he started swinging. (AP)