I try not to read a lot about the personal lives of the personalities I like because I know I may end up disappointed. Lots of celebrities are soooooooo good at what they do, but their ‘real life’ is totally shitty or they’re complete jerks.
The Villa Vals designed by Bjarne Mastenbroek and Christian Müller, of the architectural firms SeARCH and CMA. Their design plan was to completely integrate the villa into the landscape to avoid disturbing the unspoiled nature.
the villa is only possible via the nearby wooden Graubünder shed, through an underground tunnel which runs straight through the mountainside. The façade of the house is slightly slanted, adding to the view of the mountain scenery across the valley opposite of the house.
Ice-T ‘s brand new documentary titled Something from Nothing: The Art of Rap features 54 of the most respected names in the history of the genre. from Big Daddy Kane to Kanye, Nas , Dre & Em, even Kool Keith, looks like a must-see. hits theaters June 15th
Picture of the Day. Landscape photographer Mitch Dobrowner documents natures extremes. Here is a tornado he photographed in Regan, North Dakota this year. He says:
Words are inadequate to describe the experience of photographing this immense power and beauty.
In the news: The US National Weather Service published a report yesterday of findings on the factors related to the damage done by tornadoes in Joplin, MO, earlier this year in which 160 people died. The report identifies ways to improve disaster relief and disaster preparedness based on examinations of events in Joplin.