Hendrick’s Gin launch The Flying Cucumber dirigible

NEW YORK, USA – Hendrick’s Gin is launching Hendrick’s Air. This new ambitious venture will commence with its flagship (and only) air craft: a massive dirigible christened The Flying Cucumber. “We have been continually surprised by the odd popularity of our unusual cucumber-infused gin,” explained Hendrick’s National Brand Ambassador Jim Ryan, “So taking on the challenge of air travel seemed like the next logical step.” Positioning itself against ordinary modes of travel, which Mr. Ryan stated “have devolved into a mundane state of expeditious predictability,” Hendrick’s Air will launch its fleet based on a single and majestic dirigible.  In contrast … Continue reading Hendrick’s Gin launch The Flying Cucumber dirigible

Steampunk News round up 18/02/2015

Kickstarting a next-gen steampunk nixie clock Boing Boing Kyle writes, “The first clock in my series of Steampunk Nixie timepieces was successfully funded on Kickstarter last year, and I’ve just released the next… THEATER REVIEW | Retrofabulus steampunk “Oliver!” at the Pantages Theatre fun to look at Twin Cities Daily Planet Victorian steampunk is the overriding design aesthetic and plenty fun to watch. The fast and loose connection to realism is both this production’s… VAL opens two new exhibits Star Local Media The Steampunk exhibit opens Saturday. Steampunk is a subgenre of science fiction and fantasy literature and art that … Continue reading Steampunk News round up 18/02/2015