Sunday, February 17, 2008


In my previous post, I linked to the Wikipedia entry on the Principality of Sealand in reference to a discussion about sovereignty and statehood. What I didn't mention is that Sealand happens to be located on a WWII-era naval observation fortress. This is awesome. Even more awesome, however, are the offshore anti-aircraft batteries built at the same time in the Thames estruary. Check this out:

I want so badly for this to be mine.


Elephantschild said...

That looks like a screen-shot from "Water World."

Bi-Coloured-Python-Rock-Snake said...

Nothing in Waterworld was that spookily cool.