Nov 13

Double Henge Success

Posted by Simon

And an odd, but strangely enlightening, time was had by all.

Laptophenge
$100,000 worth of old laptops
Courtesy of Goodwill Industries
Laptophenge in all its ancient glory
Laptophenge
A disposable society?
Fifty old laptops of course equals fifty crashed hard drive and an equal number of unhappy people.  Hopefully the joy created by Laptophenge has restored some of the karmic balance to the universe.
Pigpothenge
Building pigpothenge
The pigs presented a challenge to the ancient henge builder but on this glorious Sunday afternoon it was solved.
Pigpothenge
Unpacking the pigs
“Ode to a Henge” an original poem was recited by its author Rachel B. to general acclaim.
Henge Bard
The Bard of Henging
The search for hidden meaning often passes through the wine cellar.
Pigpothenge
Still to come:
  • The text of the “Ode to a Henge”
  • The participants survey results
  • The Etymologists report
  • The sponsors official thank you
  • Awesome photographs from the official photographer

“And a good henge was had by all”

3 Responses to “Double Henge Success”

  1. SWCAMBORNE » Blog Archive » Henge Tee Shirt Says:

    [...] To read the story of the recent Henge installation click here. [...]

  2. Laptophenge–Doing it Right! « Clone Henge Says:

    [...] Hurray! We start with Laptophenge, which boasts $100,000 worth of old laptops. To quote the blog post: “Fifty old laptops of course equals fifty crashed hard drives and an equal number of unhappy [...]

  3. SWCAMBORNE » Blog Archive » Clone Henge Says:

    [...] Well while I dithered a couple of brilliant people have started Clone Henge.  The site focuses on henges around the world.  They found me through Flickr and featured our post about Laptop Henge. [...]

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