Sleep. BuzzFeed. Beardo Beard Hat, A Knitted Beanie With Detachable, Foldaway Beard. Google Zeitgeist 2011. What do YOU want? This war...! Things to Look at High! 9167_0f28.jpeg (720×540) The Battle Shots. Graphic Charts of Crony Capitalism Being Alive and Well in Fascist America. THIS DAY. The Great Big Narcotics Cookbook. The Easter Island “Heads” Have Bodies. Maybe this isn’t a newsflash to anyone but me, but, um, the Moai “heads” on Easter Island have bodies.
Because some of the statues are set deep into the ground, and because the heads on the statues are disproportionately large, many people (myself included) tend to think of them as just big heads. But the bodies (generally not including legs, though there is at least one kneeling statue) are there — in many cases, underground. What’s even more interesting — there are petroglyphs (rock markings) that have been preserved below the soil level, where they have been protected from erosion. This research report has been making the rounds; it discusses recent progress by The Easter Island Statue Project to uncover, study, and catalogue two statues. You will never leave the house drunk again.