Yeah, this happens every New Years Day in Philly. Bright and early in the morning a fuck-ton of drunk crazies flood the streets, some of them wearing costumes. We also skated through it, fitting right in. I think all of these photos are pretty self-explanatory. Enjoy :) Fun, right? See y’all next year!
Philly Mummers are definitely a fun rioty bunch and the endup of the parade is where it’s at: drunkards, trash, gluttony, and definitely clowns! Yeah, I don’t know… I don’t know, even more. Typical street view. Everyone is happy, though. Very fun-filled crowd. Drinking TONS of shit-beer. Typical. And I think I see this guy every … Continue to full post
So, what are your New Year’s resolutions? Mine are to spend the yer just like I spent this evening: surrounded by good friends, full of delicious libations, and watching something fun unfold. Don’t know about you, but I spent this NYE partying at Pier 3 down by the water, watching the fireworks. Here are some recollections from the … Continue to full post
Did you know anything about the International Dragon Boat festival? Me neither. But apparently there is such a thing (link is to the Philly race). A few short months ago a friend of mine approached me with a strange request to occupy my Thursdays with sweat and water. Oh, but why would I possibly refuse such … Continue to full post
New Year’s Eve… Something about this holiday that keeps me coming back for more… Oh, yeah, it’s every year! Plus, being a Russian, at heart, I tend to celebrate mostly this holiday over the other, more typical ones. The country I grew up in—USSR—there were many Communist holidays and a handful of the ones that … Continue to full post
Don’t you agree that a nice dinner with nice friends in nice? I frequently forget how unbelievably awesome it is to go to the suburbs and share a nice home-cooked meal with friends… This is a cornerstone of our living, of our life. We run around, in this crazy work-life, all day and all night, … Continue to full post
This past weekend I went to Detroit for some work but also had a chance to hit up the Movement festival. It’s like Burning Man for electronic music junkies such as myself. I love this music and it’s absolutely unbelievably awesome to get a chance to listen to all of my favorite DJs live. Techno, … Continue to full post