Posts Tagged ‘construction workers’

Save The Elves

December 23, 2013

Save the Elves

An Icelandic group is seeking a court injunction to halt a highway construction project on grounds that it will disturb the Huldufólk, the ancient elves of Iceland. There has been no direct comment by the elves.

More:

“In Iceland, elves aren’t just Santa’s little helpers,” Zachary Green, PBS Newsletter blog

“Iceland’s hidden elves delay road projects,” Jenna Gottlieb, AP via Yahoo News

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Workers on Beam, on a Truck, on Bleecker Street

September 22, 2011

Workers on  Beam, on a Truck, on Bleeker Street

“Lunchtime on Top of a Skyscraper,” by Sergio Furnario. Based on a 1932 photograph by Charles C. Ebbets.

Don’t know why it was on a truck on Bleecker Street last Sunday, but we enjoyed it immensely.

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