Britain First closed down for “ungentlemanly conduct”

The British flag, once a symbol of might and unity now used as a symbol of hate and racism
The British flag, once a symbol of might and unity now used as a symbol of hate and racism

Dim witted urchin educated organisers of racist hate group Britain First are today facing turmoil after they were evicted from the Æthernet site Facebook because their activity has been deemed ungentlemanly and not very splendid at all. Continue reading “Britain First closed down for “ungentlemanly conduct””

Steampunk Emporium book review

Steampunk Emporium cover
Steampunk Emporium cover

Introduction
Steampunk Emporium is a “How-To” book written by Jema Hewitt who is arguably better known by her alter ego Emilly Ladybird. The book shows aspiring steampunk creators how to make their own “jewellery, devices and cogs” from a variety of materials. The list price is $27.99 USD (£17.99) although I found one online for as little as $16.79 (£10.79). Continue reading “Steampunk Emporium book review”

Lots to do at Lake Tahoe, including a steampunk expo

High Desert Steampunk Expo
High Desert Steampunk Expo

Lake Tahoe March 23, 2015 – With many unforgettable destinations throughout the state, Nevada has long been a favorite for travelers all year round, shares GetAways Resort Management. In fact, the Reno and Lake Tahoe area of Nevada is a fantastic travel destination because it is full of endless opportunities for entertainment with limited time events, shows, and more. This April, travelers are encouraged to visit the area during a stay at the Tahoe Summit Village in Stateline, which is just a short drive away from the lively nightlife of Reno. Here they can not only enjoy an extraordinary resort stay with luxurious accommodations but also a number of unforgettable events like those recommended here by GetAways Resort Management.

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Steampunk News round up 04/03/2015

    Embed from Getty Images Edit desk: Sorority women still living under Victorian era standards Brown and White For many sorority women, a typical night consists of getting rides to a fraternity’s off-campus house, partying there and then maybe “party-hopping” to… Artistic view of technology’s impact Parramatta Sun It is an acrylic-on-canvas ”steampunk” work that the James Ruse Agricultural College student said she used to explore our gradual progression… ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream’ to be staged at UW-Parkside Journal Times The steampunk “Midsummer Night’s Dream” is directed by American Players Theatre actor Matt Schwader. In a steampunk world, where … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 04/03/2015

Steampunk News round up 26/02/2015


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First-place finish is sweet reward for woman eyeing retirement after 30 years of cake decorating
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She said she plans to use the same steampunk-Victorian theme, which featured a steampunk clock, a corset and a top hat, for her cakes in the finals. Continue reading “Steampunk News round up 26/02/2015”

Author releases steampunk debut novel, The Vitruvian Heir

The Vitruvian Heir book cover
The Vitruvian Heir book cover

Boston, Massachusetts, February 14, 2015: New England author L.S. Kilroy recently released her debut novel, The Vitruvian Heir. A futuristic dystopian work with steampunk influence, The Vitruvian Heir touches upon intense social issues that will leave one thinking about it long after it’s been read. Continue reading “Author releases steampunk debut novel, The Vitruvian Heir”