LaMar Sweeney

26 Added | 2 Magazines | 22 Likes | 2 Followers | @lamarsweeney | Keep up with LaMar Sweeney on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “LaMar Sweeney”

What would you see in a black hole?

What would it be like to fly a spacecraft into a black hole? Marcus Woo investigates.<p>Something about a black hole just pulls you in. Sure, its gravity is so strong that not even light can elude its grasp. But, there's something else, something harder to pinpoint. Maybe it's a black hole's absolute …

Black Holes

A certain kind of magic in this picture.

At least 350 people arrested in protest at ECB HQ in Frankfurt

Police officers injured as vehicles are set ablaze and streets blocked by burning tyres in clashes ahead of Mario Draghi speech<p>Dozens of police officers have been injured and hundreds of people detained after anti-austerity protesters clashed with riot police near the new headquarters of the …

These Five States Could Legalize Marijuana in 2016

On Friday, Nevada lawmakers adjourned without voting on a petition submitted by residents to legalize marijuana and regulate it like alcohol. That …

Volume of the moment...nuff said.

This one comes courtesy of Lyon France. Seems appropriate in my city nowadays...

A different spin on a classic A.T.C.Q album cover via a comedic take.

I really really really like this one alot though

I've always liked this picture

The Week in Review: Marijuana Goes Mainstream

In recent years, American social policy became a very sticky subject. Issues ranging from gay marriage to gun ownership are hotly politicized, and …

An Oral History of Burning Man, the Biggest, Weirdest, Most Clothing-Optional Desert Carnival on the Planet | Events

<i>"This creed of the desert seemed inexpressible in words. And indeed in thought." —T.E. Lawrence,</i> The Seven Pillars of Wisdom<p>It took some convincing to get me to Burning Man, even though—or because—friends couldn’t shut up about it. Their pictures were intriguing, sure, but the camp back then …


Sony starts closed beta for its game-streaming PlayStation Now service tomorrow

PlayStation 4’s game streaming experiment enters a key phase tomorrow.<p>Sony said it will launch its long-awaited PlayStation Now as a closed beta test on the PS4 video game console starting tomorrow.<p>Acquired originally from its $380 million purchase of Gaikai, Sony’s PlayStation Now will enable …

How To Get Out of a Gaming Funk

Somewhere interesting to be.

Defining Detroit Techno: The Retrospectives And Reissues Of 2013

On Nov. 1, New York dance-music promoters Verboten put on a party in a warehouse space in Brooklyn. Even with a ridiculous $40 cover charge (welcome to Nü-Brooklyn, a.k.a. Manhattan minus bottle service), the powerhouse lineup of all-Detroit house and techno veterans was difficult to resist for …


Lego Marvel Super Heroes -- Launch Trailer

Grand Theft Auto V shatters seven Guinness World Records

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>It turns out that everyone has a little bit of criminal in them, as Rockstar Games’ latest entry into its gritty <i>Grand Theft</i> …

Sayyyy whattttttt!?

Grand Theft Auto V on sale in England: Early buyer mugged for his copy game

Petty theft video game.<p>An English gamer was violently robbed of his copy of Grand Theft Auto V moments after buying it early Tuesday morning, police …

Marvel Superheroes in film - in pictures

With the upcoming releases of Thor 2, The Amazing Spider-Man 2 and Captain America 2 there's never been a better time to be a superhero in Hollywood. Here is a history of Marvel at the movies