Category Archives: Curiosities

Big Lucy

Lucy the Elephant, Margate, N.J. Continue reading

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A Family of Gorillas in the Bronx

Photos from the Bronx Zoo’s Congo Gorilla Forest exhibit Continue reading

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Photo Tour of the Minors Pt. 4 — The Indies

Visits to Cambell’s Field and Skylands Park Continue reading

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Monster Trucks, Freaks, Creationists and Other Things You Don’t Usually See in New Jersey

When you think of state fairs, New Jersey is hardly the first place that comes to mind. But we have at least two of the them. There is a so-called New Jersey State Fair that takes places for a couple … Continue reading

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The Paterson Museum


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Vote for the Ugliest Pirate Giveaway T-Shirt

I attend a fair amount of sporting events. Thus from time to time I am handed a t-shirt as I walk through the turnstile. This year I got two especially ugly ones. Both came from teams that use the name … Continue reading

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Boardwalk Fashion

Winter in New Jersey this year has been a continuing cycle of snow, frigid temperature and ice. So at times our minds drift off into warmer times and think of where we go in the summer. For many of us … Continue reading

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Enlightenment on a Spring

Here’s a product that needs no further elaboration. I found this stash of dashboard dieties at Shields Date Farm in La Quinta, California. Wonder if there is a companion line of hood ornaments?

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