Posts tagged “architecture”

Seven Wonders of the World

Jason sends word that the Taj Mahal is not, in fact, one of the Seven Wonders of the World. The Wonders are: the Colossus of Rhodes, the Lighthouse at Alexandria, the Hanging Gardens of Babylon, the Statue of Zeus at Olympia, the Temple of Artemis, and the Mausoleum at Halicarnassus. I sit corrected.

What Is This? is the personal weblog of me, David Vincent Gagne. I've been publishing here since 1999, which makes this one of the oldest continuously-updated websites on the Internet.

A few years ago I was trying to determine what cocktails I could make with the alcohol I had at home. I searched the App Store but couldn't find an app that would let me do that, so I built one.


You can read dozens of essays and articles and find hundreds of links to other sites with stories and information about Ernest Hemingway in The Hemingway Collection.