January 22, 2020

Coil Staff Picks #9

So much amusement and stuff to ponder in this week's picks. Enjoy!

Dream Car

by MichaelB

Michael B gives us something fun to ponder. The wonder of his childhood Matchbox and HotWheels collection transcend time as he imagines his dream car.

The Worst Album Covers of All Time Part 1

by Colin the Crypto Ocelot

Somehow, Colin continues to dig up some of the strangest, most unintentionally hilarious things lurking in the depths of the internet. This time it's all about off-putting album covers that you can't unsee.

Rise Above and Blossom

by Sandra Scala

Even on good days, life can sometimes overwhelm the best of us. In this thoughtful post, Sandra celebrates how music can truly heal the soul in tough and stressful times.

Confusion about equality

by Adam Waring

Adam Waring tackles the complex perspectives on equality among men and women what it truly means through different lenses.

Travel! - Karnak Temple, Egypt

by Srdan Vocanec

On the heels of Egypt landing on the New York Times list 52 Places to Go in 2020, Srdan inspires us further to visit this classic bucket list destination.

The Rise of Tarkov

by macropolo

This is Macropolo’s follow up to his very first post on Coil. Since his initial review of Escape from Tarkov, the game’s popularity has exploded. Macropolo brings us his latest take and a perspective on the emerging Twitch community surrounding the game.

Portuguese Ceramic Tile Art; My Mother the Painter!

by PatriciaC

Patricia C. indulges us with a peek into her heritage, including her mother’s culturally rich art.

What goes up...

by Dr. Change

Dr. Change kicks off 2020 with a 30,000 foot view of historical and potentially current bubbles. Although it’s not all roses, reflection on bubbles does serve an important purpose.

Roller Rinks in the 80s

by Billie Paige

We love retro eye candy, and Billie delivers. Turn your proverbial radio dial to the 80’s station, and throw yourself back with a lap around this rink of imagery.

About Staff Picks

Coil Staff Picks highlight some of the team’s favorite posts from the previous week. The staff’s selection guidelines are meant to be inclusive of all genres and content and limited to original, high quality creations. All selections have been published or linked on Coil and are listed in random order.

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