For readers interested in learning more about how not to be labeled as...– Mallory Ortberg, laying waste to fools on GAWKER, today, regarding CNN’s offensively lovey-dovey coverage of the two high school football stars who were convicted on Sunday of sexually assaulting a blacked-out drunk 16 year old girl from a neighboring town at a party, and then sharing pictures of...
valerie2776: Short Song For Justin Bieber and His Paparazzi Oh John Darnielle.
I don’t know how that’s relevant to this, but I thought I’d bring it up.– Senator Marco Rubio during the nearly 13-hour filibuster, after quoting a line that was cut from The Godfather. In discussing the U.S.’ drone policy, Rubio quoted The Godfather three times, as well as Wiz Khalifa and “that modern-day poet by the name of Jay-Z.” (via officialssay) Marco Rubio is...
Hoover is the inventor of the modern American national security state. Every...– Timothy Weiner, the author of Enemies: A History of the FBI, tells Terry Gross about J. Edgar Hoover’s legacy (via nprfreshair)
Dregs One: A response to Vice Magazine, San... →
dregsone: A friend of mine sent me this article last night and it pissed me off. This morning I decided to write an open response: Social work in the Tenderloin will kill something inside of you There is no denying that the Tenderloin is a rough neighborhood. The poverty, drug peddling,… This is important
All my photos are licensed under Creative Commons: Attribution, Non-Commercial, Share Alike. A newspaper with a circulation of around 500,000 in the Netherlands used a photo of mine without permission, here. I thought I’d send them a standard cease-and-desist, but since it’s international, I’m sort of realizing I don’t want to deal with it. I will say this, however: the...
So, I reblogged something earlier about DKNY... →
They’ve since apologized and donated $25,000 to the YMCA in Bedford-Stuyvesant. Good for them.
Maxistentialism: We Saw Your Boobs →
mostfamousman: But the in-depth thing I want to talk about is the “reaction shots” to the song, pre-taped by game actresses who were playing along. The substance of these reaction shots highlights just what’s so awful about McFarlane singing this song: mortification from most of the…
Playing with GarageBand on iPhone today. Excuse me...
I think that when you are in a high profile business, I remember when I was a...– Brooke Shields talking about Taylor and relationships on the view. (via thisfightisworthwhile) I love TSwift’s music, and I am indifferent about her relationships. As it should be. This is probably why.
Sometimes you’re 23 and standing in the kitchen of your house making breakfast...– The Winter of the Air (via princeton-calling) Life for the last year or so
The Profound Programmer: leonsbuddydave: Eclipse... →
leonsbuddydave: Eclipse 4.3 Changelog: - Added the word “Eclipse” to the spellcheck dictionary - Corrected an instance in which Eclipse would fail to crash for no reason - Increased the saturation of the application icon - Printed out all the menu trees, cut them into strips, tossed…
454 W 23rd St New York, NY 10011—2157: Well right,... →
lazenby: Well right, naturally you should hate spirituality. That word almost always refers to someone using the spiritual as spackle to fill a defect in him or herself. A beached fiftysomething with a face like a worn coin, suddenly terrified of death and enrolled in a community college goddess course….