Looking for environments to confront your moral ambivalence? Try these on for
(Warning: adults only for some of the first batch below.) Your hotness may vary.
Bright's Site - The
reigning Ms Manners of the Jack & Jill-off Set.
galore - Crank.net
chronicles the "cranks, crackpots, kooks, and loons" of the Net.
Did we leave anyone out?
Art Webring - It's
amazing what the human imagination can come up with.
Money Scams - More than
you ever wanted to know about the story behind those emails and
faxes promising riches.
- If the Internet has done nothing else, it has unleashed a
never-ending wave of amateur dirty fiction. God help
Rodriguez - This ought
to go under the Art heading, but the erotic quotient lands it
here. One of the comix greats.
- Girdlebound.com - This site
is positioned halfway between being an online girdle shop and a girdle-fetish site.
Impressive retro feel to it all.
- The Realist Archive Project - Holy smokes! Scans of the complete run of Paul Krassner's groundbreaking underground magazine, The Realist, are going online at the rate of four per month. Now, when will someone get around to doing that with New Left Notes, the old SDS newspaper?
- Second Life Safari - Laugh out loud chronicles of mischievious
virtual invasions of virtual world Second Life. Haw haw!
Headline News - The top
site to keep up with Macintosh-related news: links and headlines
from all other Mac news sites.
- Once upon a time, he was just a S.F. cult author. Now he's the
most influential S.F. writer of our era.
Site - Dave Emlen's
"unofficial" site devoted to one of the all-time greatest British
Lodge of California -
Ignore the conspiracy theories. Freemasonry is a great fraternal
organization, worthy of investigation. Here's one place to begin.
And here's the outstanding Grand
Lodge of British Columbia and
Yukon website. An
incredible collection of info.
- On second thought, don't ignore the conspiracy theories. Dissect
and refute them.
On a Wire - The Leonard
Cohen Home Page. Well, not his home page, mind you, but
lyrics, interviews, and more.
the Pale - Procol Harum
is another timeless band that continues to make exemplary music. A
knockout site for fans.
Daily Grail -
Alternative history, new & fringe science, updated daily links
to obscure news.
Nation - Premiere gonzo
Oakland A's fan blog and board. Good supplement to the
Perdue's Charles Dickens Page
- Good looking, well organized, info-loaded site on my favorite
It's Time for Change -
Well, the prices are ridiculous, but the bottles look great.
- This site rocks if you want to track down the cheapest gas in
Photos - A selection of photos of Turkey, past and present, from the Turkish community
- Cats That Look Like Hitler -
Kind of sweet in a sick kind of way. Not sure if this is nice or naughty, but
the cats are cute.
- 60s Garage Bands - Mega-source
for interviews, pictures, and more on the golden era of garage bands.
- Beyond the Beat Generation - Slightly
misleading name for a cool site with 24/7 streaming radio of obscure garage and psychedelic
bands from 1964-1968.
- Comics Curmudgeon - Ongoing commentary on the sorry fodder we have to put up with for daily comic strips these days. A scathing romp!
- Snopes - Vast and stellar site investigating and debunking Urban Legends. The Internet at its best.
- Atlas Tales - Deep and ever-growing site devoted to Atlas (and Timely) Comics, predecessors to Marvel Comics.
- ComicArtVille - Charming and eccentric site peppered with art and articles covering some of the lesser-known players in '40s and '50s comic books.
- Featherbed - Laura Park's Flickr site featuring her fabulous art. Go there. Now.
- Magazine Art - Great collection of cover scans from American magazines of the past.