Death of a computer. Street art. Elsewhere.

My laptop is fried. “·$&/(()=??=¿¿(&·”!!ª!·%$%&/! Darn. Tamales. Godverd… Zut alors! Had it coming but it is aggravating: either I have to change the motherboard or I need to retrieve the data from the hard-drive. Time-consuming. Worse is: to-day’s post was stored in the bloody nuisance. 😦 Soooo. Plan B. Got other photographs from another backup.…

Ancient Indochina. Part 3.

Hué. One of Than Thaï’s follies, several of his wives in ritual dress are transformend into musicians, wearing a Marine fusilier’s belt. L’une des follies de Than Thaï, une partie de ses femmes en costume rituel sont transformées en musiciennes affublées d’un ceinturon d’infanterie de marine. Hué was the imperial city of Vietnam between 1802…

Did you say “Cars”?!

You will not see me driving a fancy car. A B.M or anything like that. I’m strictly functional. We’ve been driving German cars at home for 15 years. Reasonably good line. Strong and sturdy (Ideal for mexican streets). Reliable. German! I might be tempted by a Jaguar type E or a Triumph TR3 (see below)…