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WacoKidd110 @ 2012-05-01 14:06:07
WacoKidd110 pictureWoodblock prints by Kitagawa Utamaro
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-29 18:35:59
WacoKidd110 pictureA.C. Milan vs. Barcelona
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-25 12:47:19
WacoKidd110 pictureDMIR #229
Baldwin Locomotive Works built steam locomotive, 2-8-8-4 configuration

The type was generally named the Yellowstone, a name given it by the first owner, the Northern Pacific Railway, whose lines run near Yellowstone National Park. Seventy-two Yellowstone type locomotives were built for four different US railroads.

http://www.steamlocomotive.info/vlocomotive.cfm?Display=695
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-25 12:44:12
WacoKidd110 pictureDM&IR #225
Baldwin Locomotive Works built steam locomotive, 2-8-8-4 configuration

The type was generally named the Yellowstone, a name given it by the first owner, the Northern Pacific Railway, whose lines run near Yellowstone National Park. Seventy-two Yellowstone type locomotives were built for four different US railroads.

http://www.steamlocomotive.info/vlocomotive.cfm?Display=686
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-18 10:35:49
WacoKidd110 pictureMaricopa Live Steamers Mini-Railroad
This is the Arizona Copper Co. Ltd. #4

H.K. Porter built steam locomotive, 0-4-0T configuration

http://www.steamlocomotive.info/vlocomotive.cfm?Display=1573
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-16 11:49:36
WacoKidd110 pictureAtchison, Topeka & Santa Fe Railway #9005
News story on relocation to this site

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XfE06XD6PZ8
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-12 06:30:37
WacoKidd110 picture'Cat Litter' by Robert Gober
This one makes me laugh
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-11 18:47:30
WacoKidd110 pictureOld Van type?
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-11 12:05:33
WacoKidd110 pictureUnion Pacific RR #833
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-04 14:31:01
WacoKidd110 picturePotlatch Forests, Inc. #92
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-04 08:18:14
WacoKidd110 picture'The Alaska Railroad' Tank locomotive
Found some good info on it, it came from the Panama Canal

Engine #802: 4 of them were built by Davenport Locomotive Works as a narrow gauge 0-4-0 ST in October 1907 at the cost of $3,163 each. They were numbered 801 to 804.

http://www.panamarailroad.org/arr-1.html

WacoKidd110 @ 2012-04-01 12:55:40
WacoKidd110 pictureDistrict 12 Train Station from "The Hunger Games"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i6H8OJEbuwU&feature=related

A video showing the building with District 12 painted on it.
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-30 06:58:24
WacoKidd110 picture'District 12' set from "The Hunger Games"
And a youtube video driving through the town with the crews there

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sX4zFOwyWto
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-29 14:52:50
WacoKidd110 pictureCasey Jones #382 his "Old Girl in High Heel Slippers"
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-29 09:26:26
WacoKidd110 pictureOld Ship
Cool, this is the burned out remains of a replica of the Grande Hermine

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grande_Hermine
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-29 09:22:16
WacoKidd110 pictureOld fighter plane
Looks to be a P-51, can't tell which variant though

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_American_P-51_Mustang

WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-29 09:17:08
WacoKidd110 pictureTalietumu fortress (ruins)
If you download the Google earth KML and slide the time slider to 2011 you can see it alot better
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-26 14:36:18
WacoKidd110 pictureFlags of King Adulyadej (yellow) & Queen Sirikit (blue)
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-22 13:13:23
WacoKidd110 pictureFlags of King Adulyadej (yellow) & Queen Sirikit (blue)
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-22 09:01:01
WacoKidd110 pictureFat Ho Burgers
It didn't last long, it has since been closed.
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-22 08:44:45
WacoKidd110 pictureKatrina Kaif & Akshay Kumar
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-15 14:35:46
WacoKidd110 pictureSculptures in a roundabout
The Founders by sculptor Hans Holtkamp which depicted the two founding fathers two founding fathers, Chief Whitecap and John Lake overlooking the riverbank and discussing a potential site for the new settlement.

Chief Whitecap and the Dakota people came to Saskatchewan in 1862, eventually settling at Moose Woods, the present location of the Whitecap Dakota First Nation. John Lake, a stock broker and former Methodist minister, with the support of the Temperance Society of...
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-15 13:47:02
WacoKidd110 pictureSculpture in roundabout
The Sculpture is called 'Chartist Man' sculpted by artist Sebastien Boyesen, and placed in March 2005.

The 25 feet tall Chartist Man is made of thousands of stainless steel flat washers welded together. This was intended to show there is strength in numbers. The washers can clearly be seen in the close up of his right foot shown in the listing gallery.

The Chartist were a group of Welshmen campaigning to get the vote for all Men

On the 4th November...
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-07 06:43:18
WacoKidd110 pictureConfederate flag
Nice find, interesting it being in Prague
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-01 19:51:54
WacoKidd110 pictureLetenský tunnel
You would think I would have noticed that
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-03-01 09:43:56
WacoKidd110 pictureSs. Cyril and Methodius Cathedral
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-29 11:48:12
WacoKidd110 pictureKilometer Zero marker
I saw the one in Russia, dagger beat me to it, found some more though.
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-29 11:46:32
WacoKidd110 pictureHMS Sirius Anchor
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-29 11:46:12
WacoKidd110 pictureStatue of Thomas Mort
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-29 11:41:17
WacoKidd110 pictureKilometer Zero of Japan
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-29 10:02:02
WacoKidd110 pictureRussian Navy Jack & other naval flags
Thanks m, looked to quickly.
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-29 09:59:22
WacoKidd110 pictureCharacter murals
From left to right

Two from 'The Lion King'
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Lion_King

then Winnie-the-Pooh & Rabbit
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Winnie-the-Pooh

then two with Mickey Mouse
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WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-29 09:49:36
WacoKidd110 pictureM-60 Patton
I drove by a couple weeks ago (February 2012) and it was gone. I will look for it to see if it returns.
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-28 10:12:49
WacoKidd110 pictureChardon High Shooting (Feb 27, 2012)
Another of the injured students has died, bringing the death toll to three
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-27 18:08:59
WacoKidd110 pictureIcebreaker "Krasin"
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-24 20:36:58
WacoKidd110 pictureDinamo Stadium
Demolished in 2011, to make room for the New stadium.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/FC_Dynamo_Moscow
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-16 19:31:11
WacoKidd110 pictureGraffiti by Bone
Nice work, thanks for your response. I will try and find some more.
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-02-02 19:40:54
WacoKidd110 pictureLucy the Elephant Water Tower
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-01-23 20:26:12
WacoKidd110 pictureWintertime mural
"Honours Islington's Volunteer Fire Brigade" by John Kuna, 2007

Is located on the east wall of Edwards Builders' Hardware at 4988 Dundas,
this mural honours Islington's volunteer firemen who were once based in this block and who,
each winter back in the 1940s, used to dam Mimico Creek below Montgomery's Inn
to create a much used and loved skating rink.

The design ingeniously incorporates a boarded window in the back of the building...
WacoKidd110 @ 2012-01-23 17:01:05
WacoKidd110 pictureJoe Paterno's house
Paterno died of complications from lung cancer on January 22, 2012.
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 15:59:55
WacoKidd110 pictureDestroyed bus
Incredible before and after imagery
http://www.miraikioku.com/streetview/en/about
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 15:59:29
WacoKidd110 pictureThese aren't supposed to be here
Incredible before and after imagery
http://www.miraikioku.com/streetview/en/about
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 15:59:09
WacoKidd110 pictureMotorcycles & forklifts
Incredible before and after imagery
http://www.miraikioku.com/streetview/en/about
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 15:58:47
WacoKidd110 pictureWarehouse leveled by 2011 Tohoku tsunami
Incredible before and after imagery
http://www.miraikioku.com/streetview/en/about
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 15:58:37
WacoKidd110 pictureDestroyed forklift
Incredible before and after imagery
http://www.miraikioku.com/streetview/en/about
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 15:57:56
WacoKidd110 pictureDestroyed buildings
Incredible before and after imagery
http://www.miraikioku.com/streetview/en/about
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 15:57:38
WacoKidd110 pictureWashed away building
Incredible before and after imagery
http://www.miraikioku.com/streetview/en/about
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-16 06:06:35
WacoKidd110 pictureGrounded Asia Symphony
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-06 09:41:53
WacoKidd110 pictureCarolina Brewery
Sweet
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-12-05 18:27:26
WacoKidd110 pictureSaint Arnold Brewing Company
The Saint Arnold Brewing Company is a craft brewery located in Houston, Texas, named for a patron saint of brewing, Saint Arnulf of Metz. It was founded in 1994 by Brock Wagner and Kevin Bartol, graduates of Rice University. The brewery offers tours every weekday & Saturday afternoons which have attracted a large following. Saint Arnold has won numerous national and international awards.

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WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-22 19:20:30
WacoKidd110 pictureRoller Coaster
The Time Machine is a steel roller coaster that operates at Freestyle Music Park (formerly Hard Rock Park) in Myrtle Beach, South Carolina. The ride, manufactured by the Swiss company Bolliger & Mabillard, opened to the public on April 15, 2008 as Led Zeppelin - The Ride during Hard Rock Park's "Sound Check" soft opening. The ride officially opened with the park on May 9, 2008.[1] The ride was temporarily closed after its inaugural season due to financial issues at Hard Rock Park. The ride...
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-22 19:19:25
WacoKidd110 pictureRoller Coaster
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-22 18:51:31
WacoKidd110 pictureRoller Coaster
The Raven is a wooden roller coaster at Holiday World in Santa Claus, Indiana. It has repeatedly won the Best Wooden Coaster Golden Ticket Award.

On May 31, 2003, 32-year-old Tamar Fellner of New York City, New York died after falling out of the The Raven roller coaster during the ride's 69-foot (21 m) drop.


http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Raven_%28roller_coaster%29
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-18 18:41:07
WacoKidd110 pictureRoller Coaster
Mamba is a steel hypercoaster designed by Steve Okamoto, and built by D.H. Morgan Manufacturing. The Mamba is located at Worlds of Fun in Kansas City, Missouri. The Mamba opened in 1998 at a cost of 10 million USD.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mamba_%28roller_coaster%29
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-17 17:32:17
WacoKidd110 pictureRoller Coaster
The Rattler

The Rattler is located in the Western-themed Crackaxle Canyon area of Fiesta Texas, sitting next to the Road Runner Express, with which Rattler intertwines. The coaster spends much of its course atop the cliffs surrounding the park and includes a long tunnel through a quarry wall after its mid-course brake run. Furthermore, The Rattler features a huge, 900° helix atop a high cliff after its infamous second drop/fan curve.


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WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-17 09:13:51
WacoKidd110 pictureGoudurix Roller Coaster
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-15 19:04:38
WacoKidd110 pictureReverend Michael Joseph McGivney statue
A Favorite of mine, I am a Fourth degree Knight.
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-11-13 09:57:54
WacoKidd110 picture'Snowshoe Mailman of the Sierra' by Don Budy
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Snowshoe_Thompson

Snowshoe Thompson (April 30, 1827 – May 15, 1876) was a nickname for the Norwegian-American John Albert Thompson, an early resident of the Sierra Nevada of Nevada and California. He is considered the father of California skiing.

Jon Torsteinson-Rue was born on the Rue farm in Tinn, Telemark county, Norway. He was the son of Torsten Olssen Rue...
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-09-30 20:24:43
WacoKidd110 pictureBirthplace of Mack Harrell, American baritone singer
Marker is hard to see but its right be the front steps
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-08-11 17:37:21
WacoKidd110 pictureHMS Illustrious (R06)
majorly sweet!
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-08-03 19:07:07
WacoKidd110 picture'E.E. Boynton House' by Frank Lloyd Wright
The Edward E. Boynton House was built in Rochester, New York in 1908. This two-story house is built in the elongated "T" plan. Frank Lloyd Wright won agreement from Boynton to not only design the house but also design the landscape and furnishings as well. It's the furthest east of Wright's Prairie houses

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Edward_E._Boynton_House
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-07-21 20:17:29
WacoKidd110 pictureMotorized pedal bike
Thanks for the info, I did a little looking and couldn't figure out what it was.
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-07-21 19:04:59
WacoKidd110 pictureRailroad bicycles
Sweet
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-07-21 19:04:02
WacoKidd110 pictureMotorized pedal bike
Vroom Vroom
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-07-02 07:57:03
WacoKidd110 pictureDouble-stack train at a crossing
whoa, like a time warp or something.
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-27 16:47:15
WacoKidd110 pictureAmerican flag on a barn doors
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-22 16:25:53
WacoKidd110 pictureGlades Herp Farm
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-21 20:01:18
WacoKidd110 pictureHouston Museum of Natural Science
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-17 16:09:03
WacoKidd110 pictureHang glider
I actually didnt even see the one in flight, I would have posted it.
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-16 15:34:06
WacoKidd110 pictureBeach soccer
Woohoo :)
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-14 15:41:16
WacoKidd110 pictureJoseph Beuys. Multiples & Jean Tinguely. Retrospective
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-14 15:40:50
WacoKidd110 pictureJoseph Beuys. Multiples & Jean Tinguely. Retrospective
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-09 10:05:45
WacoKidd110 pictureOdili Donald Odita & Barkley Hendricks Exhibit signs
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-08 09:58:10
WacoKidd110 pictureJiyu Gakuen Girls' School (FLW)
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-06-02 07:46:35
WacoKidd110 picture"Invisible Bike" LOL Cat Graffiti
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-30 10:14:56
WacoKidd110 pictureCynthia, Will U Marry Me?
Nice
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-27 08:49:50
WacoKidd110 picture"Pawn Queens" shop
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-25 10:24:20
WacoKidd110 pictureDynamo Stadium
Live webcam watching construction

http://www.houstondynamo.com/stadiumwebcam
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-25 06:40:19
WacoKidd110 pictureOld Plantation Flats Lighthouse (replica)
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-24 13:22:43
WacoKidd110 pictureTripoli Light
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-24 06:41:47
WacoKidd110 pictureToro Point Lighthouse
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-23 13:21:14
WacoKidd110 picturePointe de Sable Light
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-23 10:28:16
WacoKidd110 pictureCape Point Lighthouse
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-23 10:21:45
WacoKidd110 pictureAlger Amirauté Light
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-23 10:13:56
WacoKidd110 pictureCap Carbon Light
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-23 06:13:24
WacoKidd110 picturePointe aux Caves Light
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-23 06:04:27
WacoKidd110 pictureCurrie Harbour Lighthouse
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-20 10:56:03
WacoKidd110 pictureCourtenay Bay Light
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-19 13:56:19
WacoKidd110 pictureHalfmoon Reef Lighthouse
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-18 11:18:44
WacoKidd110 pictureMassaro House ("inspired by" FLW)
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-16 07:22:30
WacoKidd110 pictureCarl's Corner Truckstop
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-11 10:56:39
WacoKidd110 pictureHeller House (FLW)
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-09 11:18:54
WacoKidd110 pictureMichael Walsdorf's House
This house was designed by Frank Lloyd Wright and was built in 1895

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chauncey_L._Williams_House
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-06 08:20:38
WacoKidd110 pictureThomas Gale, Walter Gale & Robert Parker Houses (FLW)
Oops, actually the one on the left is not the Parker house, its around the corner. Looks very similar.
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-06 06:38:37
WacoKidd110 picture"The Bob & Tom Show" studio
The link below has pictures and a layout of the studio. The left of the plan is North on the map.

http://radiomagonline.com/infrastructure/radio_bob_tom_big/
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-05 13:53:21
WacoKidd110 picture'Kalita Humphreys Theater' by Frank Lloyd Wright
The monolithic concrete building was a combination of curved and angular forms typical of Wright’s late-period public projects. The vertical cylindrical forms of the four-and-a-half story building, encircled by horizontal cantilevered decks, presented a sculptural façade, both monumental and dynamic, within a wooded park setting. The entire building was based on a 60/120-degree equilateral parallelogram, such that there were no right angles. The unit-system organized not only the floor plan...
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-05 13:30:14
WacoKidd110 pictureMichael Bishop's house
It was designed for John Gillin originally.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Gillin_Residence
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-05 07:46:22
WacoKidd110 picture'Unity Chapel' by Frank Lloyd Wright
One of his earliest works, Joseph Silsbee is the designer on record, but Wright was an influencial part of the project.

http://www.galenfrysinger.com/wisconsin_taliesin_unity_chapel.htm
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-05-01 14:54:25
WacoKidd110 pictureFirst Baptist church Waco
The power lines & street sign get in the way, I will try and take some better pics
WacoKidd110 @ 2011-04-20 06:10:41
WacoKidd110 pictureMonster car
wow :)