Free flights thanks to pudding: Man buys more than 12,000 cups for about two thousand dollars, getting 1.25 million in promotional air miles from a reluctant company. He and his family have been flying free for years.
Poland, 1384: Jadwiga, a young noble, was crowned King of Poland becoming the first woman with the title.
Hutt River: this Micronation declared war on Australia when asked to pay income tax. Hutt River succeeded, as Australia was not about to attack an unarmed group of people and suffer public backlash.
Hand embroidery, machine sewing and felting on patterned fabric, 11” x 14”.
Poppy's Recipes zine
A lovingly made zine celebrating my late grandfather’s best known recipes. Over a summer he taught me how to make everything included. A lot of these recipes hadn’t been written down, so bit by bit I wrote out and tested all of them. A collection of delicious, simple recipes that are proudly Newfoundlander.
Akhizivland: This one home nation was created to stop the government from evicting the tenants. Population: 2.
A strip club in Idaho sidesteps a nudity ban by hosting “art club nights”, giving patrons a sketchpad and pencils with the price of admission.
Tourism poster for Newfoundland, Canada.
1994 Assault Weapons Ban:
To get around the ban, manufacturers shipped parts to be assembled and sold domestically, added on parts, and shipped guns under different names.
Illustration for Bay Street Bull magazine of the former Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada.
“International” waters broadcast: New York pirate radio station tried to broadcast from a boat in “international waters” to avoid getting a radio license.
Natural power drink concept illustration
Spot Illustration series:
1. "Maximum voltage of an amazonian electric eel: 650"
2. "Projected year by which the sale of adult diapers will out-pace the sale of baby diapers in Japan: 2020."
3. "Rank of the US among porn actor-producing nations: 1"