stretching the definition of "libertarian" a little more each day
Monday, 11 October 2021

Buried Secrets of Montauk's Menacing Military Camp that Inspired "Stranger Things"

quote [ There are places in New York and the northeastern coast of America, where a pleasurable trip to the seaside can take a turn for the peculiar. You may be wandering along a bucolic beach only to stumble across the abandoned ruins of brutalist concrete structures lying half buried in the sand, evoking the iconic end of the Planet of the Apes. ]

One day you will come to Montauk
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:18amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 2 October 2021

The 41 Mile Abandoned Tunnel Hiding in New York

quote [ Bryant Park is one of Manhattan?s most popular public spaces. Basking in the shadow of the main branch of the New York Public Library, there you will find a bustling leafy oasis within touching distance of Times Square, filled with outdoor bars and cafes, a carousel, open air reading rooms and leisurely games of ptanque. ]

Just came out a tunnel
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@12:36pmGMT] [1 comment]

Thursday, 16 September 2021

Hawai?i Is Not Our Playground

quote [ Hawai?i has long been packaged as paradise, allowing travelers to ignore the legacy of colonialism. What travelers need to know to travel to the islands responsibly. ]

The beauty of hawaii
[SFW] [travel] [+4 Underrated]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:02amGMT] [4 comments]

Saturday, 11 September 2021

The disastrous voyage of Satoshi, the world?s first cryptocurrency cruise ship

quote [ Last year, three cryptocurrency enthusiasts bought a cruise ship. They named it the Satoshi, and dreamed of starting a floating libertarian utopia. It didn?t work out ]

We on some next shit with this
[SFW] [travel] [+2 Funny]
[by ScoobySnacks@1:14pmGMT] [6 comments]

Tuesday, 31 August 2021

Hitchhiking By Train To Amtrak's Ghost Town

quote [ ?Are you sure you want to get off here?,? asks the train conductor, and with good reason: for it is nighttime at Amtrak?s least used railway station. ]

Passing through town on the Amtrak train
[SFW] [travel] [+2 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:16amGMT] [1 comment]

Tuesday, 27 July 2021

Where America's Lost Luggage Ends Up

quote [ Every traveler has experienced it at some point: that sinking feeling of watching all the other suitcases reunited with their weary owners at baggage claim but not seeing your own slide down the conveyor belt. ]

Been on this long road accumulating luggage
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [0 comments]

Tuesday, 13 July 2021

The rise, fall, and uncertain future of Desert Center

quote [ A patch of desert in California sells for $6 million after 100 years of turbulent history ]

In the center of the desert
[SFW] [travel] [+1 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:34amGMT] [1 comment]

Monday, 14 June 2021

The elephant vanishes: how a circus family went on the run

quote [ The long read: Dumba has spent her life performing in circuses around Europe, but in recent years animal rights activists have been campaigning to rescue her. When it looked like they might succeed, Dumba and her owners disappeared ]

Spinning earth minutes family circus
[SFW] [travel]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:00amGMT] [0 comments]

Wednesday, 9 June 2021

#brutalmonday

Should you ever need to quickly setup a villain hideout.

Also, what tag do you propose for posts like this?
[SFW] [travel] [+1 Good]
[by Paracetamol@6:51pmGMT] [2 comments]

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