Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Northern Exposure

Tar sand mining in Alberta is generating brimstone piles of Biblical proportions, but the  booming bitumen business has yet to realize sulfur's architectural potential -- there's enough of the stuff laying around to bulldoze together a full-scale replica of the Great Pyramid!

Why should Pitch Patch Pharaohs patronize the Calgary Stampede when the first to found a pyramid building dynasty can put his cartouche on the 
Seagrams Seven Crown? 



              Real piles and imagined pyramids of sulfur near Fort McMurray Alberta