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Joyland Wichita, KS

Here are a bunch of photos of my 2014 visit to Joyland, in Wichita, KS. “Joyland Amusement Park was an amusement park in Wichita, Kansas, United States. It was in continuous operation for 55 years, from June 12, 1949 to 2004, closing permanently in 2006. It was once the largest theme park in central Kansas and… Read More »

How to: Create A Social Network that isn’t fucked up…

Ello is this talk of the internet right now.  A new social network, that doesn’t ask for, nor collects personal information.  Every few months a new “Facebook-killer” pops up… but the ones that seem to get attention are the ones that specifically target all of the media published controversy surrounding facebook. Why Ello is Flawed?… Read More »

THE BREWERY DISTRICT Trailer: A story of a neighborhood turned tourist attraction

I’ve been filming/editing/researching this for several years… happy to finally come up with a trailer. Enjoy: This is a teaser for a documentary in the works about a neighborhood in Eugene, OR called the Whiteaker. The Brewery District is an upcoming documentary about the drastic changes to the Whiteaker neighborhood from 2011 through 2015. The… Read More »

Introducing Shafe’s Picks

As some of you regulars have noticed, I’ve cut back on some of the posts on the odd and interesting things that people are trying to sell on the internet. But fear not, I’ve been compiling these and making a comprehensive list of these oddities. With that, I’m happy to introduce Shafe’s Picks.  A site… Read More »

Mel’s Hole

Broadcasting from his double-wide trailer in Nevada, Art bell was good at what he did, and in his heyday, there was one broadcast that had me completely enthralled. Mel’s hole is one of those stories I listened to on the edge of my seating cursing commercials because they where too long. I came across some… Read More »

Number Stations

ssdcccc For more than 30 years the Shortwave radio spectrum has been used by the worlds intelligence agencies to transmit secret messages. These messages are transmitted by hundreds of “Numbers Stations”. Shortwave Numbers Stations are a perfect method of anonymous, one way communication. Spies located anywhere in the world can be communicated to by their… Read More »

Top 10 Best Of 2010

Here is a short compilation of the top 10 favorite posts here.  These are based on a combined rating of the most shared posts here as well as my favorites: 20/20 Piece About Heavy Metal From The 80s. This is hilarious.  A real piece of investigative reporting from 20/20. Top 5 Flash Mobs A great… Read More »