The New Yorker takes a look at America’s love affair with ramen. I do love my ramen.
Ivan Orkin makes various appearances in this video but there are countless other ramen places in New York. Oh boy, more to try.
My Flickr contact Mihaly Ivany shot up at this streetlight in Budapest, Hungary.
My Flickr contact Werner Schwehm posted this dramatic image of a group of skyscrapers in London, including “the gherkin” on the left.
I like the contrail which looks like a scratch in the sky.
Ugh, the embed didn’t work but it’s worth clicking through and listening to anyway. This is a great story.
I’ll read anything Adam Davidson writes for The New Yorker and this is a story that takes place when he was covering the Iraq war for National Public Radio and took a vacation to Aleppo, Syria (before Syria fell apart) with his girlfriend and while there ate the best sandwich of his life.
My Flickr contact Jean-Marc Vernier posted this excellent image of a boy and a soccer ball from above. The shadow over the brick pattern is perfect.
Lineman, Jeremy Ware does a retrofit on a tower in North Dakota while helicopter pilot Adam Hammond keeps things steady. This is real teamwork. Wow.
My Flickr contact Werner Schwehm posted this dramatic image of steel sculpture from below, taken in Berlin, Germany. Another great perspective image.
My Flickr contact eses moto posted this brilliant silhouette of what looks like a woman and a screen with a great pattern on it. Fantastic.