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Chopped

By UrbanAnthropod, April 11, 2011 6:22 pm
Pale Male calls for his mate

Pale Male calls for his mate

Fifth Avenue Hawks
This Saturday, I made my way over to Conservatory Water to watch the 5th Avenue hawks. I got there about 1 P.M. and things were quiet. There was little action visible from the Model Boat Pond, so i walked north a bit to see if I could find them off in the west. …

Got the Secret Handshake Down

By UrbanAnthropod, October 20, 2010 10:33 pm

During Open House New York, I made my way down to the Grand Lodge of the Masons in New York. This historical and secretive building is apparently open for touring. During the tour, I learned a bit about the history and ideals of Freemasonry. We were allowed to visit several rooms of different styles within …

NY Comic Con

By UrbanAnthropod, October 11, 2010 10:37 pm
Leia and Storm Trooper

Leia and Storm Trooper

October 8-10 was the New York City Comic Convention and Anime Festival! It was a 3 day celebration of all that is odd at the Javits Center in NY. Like the Gods of old, the Comics scene best represents our current mythology. In our society, superhumans are recognized and established to have powers beyond our …

9/11/2010

By UrbanAnthropod, September 11, 2010 11:55 pm
Lower Manhattan Panorama with the Tribute in lights

Lower Manhattan Panorama with the Tribute in lights

Hexagrams in India

By UrbanAnthropod, July 26, 2010 4:26 pm
Humayun\'s Tomb

Humayun\'s Tomb

The most noteworthy building of the Agra Fort complex is the palace for royal women, Jahangiri Mahal. The large doorway to the Mahal was adorned with mutltiple hexagrams. As a Gothamite coming across this Mughal structure, I immediately thought of the numerous synagogues I routinely walk past. While the building is of the typical Indo-Persian …

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