“Your video ‘White House 3D Tour’ has become popular on YouTube”

Hey, what do you know? Almost 23,000 views. I never did finish the smoother version that goes inside the Oval Office and does a little tour of that….


New front page: China Room ’58

Apparently, my April Fool’s joke was to forget to change the front page for the month, but I’ve done it now. I’ve chosen a pic of party guests in the China Room in 1958, one of my favorites.

Presidents playing poker

I don’t know what to make of this image. Conceptually, it’s a weird mash-up of the famous Dogs Playing Poker painting and the Boulevard of Broken Dreams painting (dead celebrities in Hopper’s Night Hawks diner). It’s also simultaneously hilarious and vaguely touching.

All I know for sure is that Nixon is going to clean the rest of them out. He was a poker fiend.

UPDATE: There’s one of Democrats, too! Check out Truman’s shirt!