Wednesday, July 11, 2007

022 Hug Chair

If you die in the electric chair, as Roger Coleman is scheduled to do in Virginia on May 20, you will be literally burned to death internally -- and you will feel it, for many long seconds. Afterward, your body will likely be fouled by urine, feces and vomited blood. It will be too hot to touch for several minutes, and the smell of cooked flesh will permeate the execution chamber.
- Hendrik Hertzberg

Friday, June 22, 2007

021 Flash Gordon Chair

Draw your chair up close to the edge of the precipice and I'll tell you a story.
-Francis Scott Fitzgerald

How much do you know about Flash Gordon?

Wednesday, June 20, 2007

020 Megaphone Chair

Complacencies of peignoir, and late Coffe and oranges in a sunny chair.
- Wallace Stevens

Sunday, June 17, 2007

019 Slab Chair

A passenger in a vehicle undergoing uniform motion will neither be pressed into his or her chair nor pulled to one side.
- Stephen Fleishman

Friday, June 15, 2007

018 1984 Chair

In a case of battery the amount of contact or force is unimportant, if it is made without permission. It may amount only to a touch on the shoulder, or the striking of a person's car or the chair in which a person is sitting.
- Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia

1984 by George Orwell: A searchable online version

Wednesday, June 13, 2007

017 Vegas Chair

Vincent van Gogh (1853-90) painted La Chaise et la Pipe (Chair and Pipe, 1888) while living in Arles.
- Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia

2007.03.24 Chair, originally uploaded by MaxChu.

Tuesday, June 12, 2007

016 Vertical Chair

Of course, Alexander the great was a hero, but why smash the chairs?
- Nikolai Gogol