‘The Poor Man’s NASCAR:’ Inside The Weird World Of Lawn Mower Racing

The pastime is a strange motorsport that photographer Jennifer Boomer started documenting after moving to the Lone Star State. Indeed, lawn mower racing began as a joke, according to a July 2013 profile of the sport in the Wall Street Journal. It was meant to poke fun of the “slickness” of professional motorsports but eventually became a “mini-NASCAR” with its own trading cards and advertisers.


25 Incredible Examples Of Early Christian Architecture

Early Christian Architecture defines most of the European structures that were built between 350 and 525 A.D., although some historians believe that construction of early Christian churches began even before 100 A.D. Among the artistic media used by ancient Christians in building structures during that period were frescoes, mosaics, manuscript illuminations and sculptures. Early Christian […]