"Like a cyclone - imperialism spins across the globe; militarism crushes peoples and sucks their blood like a vampire.", "Toto..I've a feeling we're not in Kansas anymore.", “Fanatics in power and the funnel of a tornado have this in common - the narrow path in which they move is marked by violence and destruction”, Feels like we're in for a stormy night But I can't see a cloud in sight., He's Gone - with the Wind, I still dream of Orgonon, like a dog without a bone, Stormy weather And I just can't get my poor self together, The answer my friend is blowin' in the wind, Were you suddenly aware That the autumn leaves were turning To the color of her hair?
The following Gifs have been produced by Mike Hollingshead who is an American professional storm chaser and photographer from Blair, Nebraska. They are the sleekest I have ever seen and this is mostly due to his method which he details in an 8 hour tutorial here. I find them hypnotic and enormously relaxing, with an uneasy underlying feeling of pure and utter terror.
Which is novel.
The full set can be found by clicking this link – Looping Storm Gifs.
More than a few of these have been collected by the Cloud, who is stoked to the point of being chuffed to mint-balls at seeing some of his extended family in their full glory.