The 10 Coolest Ads Using Street Art, c/o


A most unusual kaleidoscope

(Put your mouse on the Picture and move it around. Moving it very slowly is the most beautiful.)

Man and the Moon: Extraordinary art 


(For a discussion of what prompted the Smile a Day column, see an earlier post)

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