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in which I post random things that interest me

Thanks Supreme Court!  Further proving that the only way to fix the system is to amend the constitution.

http://www.stampstampede.org  

I’ve been using my two stamps for the last year or so.

Windows in a walled city

1914 bicycle of the Belgian 1st army. Equipped with direct drive (driveshaft rather than a chain) and a Mauser rifle. 
You know. Standard safety equipment.

1914 bicycle of the Belgian 1st army. Equipped with direct drive (driveshaft rather than a chain) and a Mauser rifle.
You know. Standard safety equipment.

animalstalkinginallcaps:

HEY, MOM?
I’VE BEEN WATCHING A LOT OF MOVIES AND IT TURNS OUT EVERYONE IS BASICALLY SUPPOSED TO IGNORE THEIR PARENTS FOR A SOLID FIVE OR SIX YEARS WHILE THEY DO ALL KINDS OF ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES AND EXPLORE A WIDE VARIETY OF SEXUAL SCENARIOS BEFORE FINALLY EMERGING AS NASCENT ADULTS, WHEREUPON THEY QUICKLY COME TO REALIZE ALL THEIR PARENTS’ ADVICE AND WARNINGS WERE VALID BUT ULTIMATELY USELESS IN THE FACE OF A DOGGED DETERMINATION TO SELF-ACTUALIZE, LEADING TO AN EARNEST APOLOGY AND A HARD-EARNED RESPECT BETWEEN PSEUDO-EQUALS THAT DEEPENS AND BECOMES THE MATURE FAMILIAL BOND.
SO I’M GOING TO BORROW THE CAR AND A COUPLE PACKS OF CIGARETTES AND FUCK OFF FOR LIKE, HALF A DECADE.
I LOVE YOU, THOUGH. AND DON’T WORRY, WE’LL GET THROUGH THIS.

animalstalkinginallcaps:

HEY, MOM?

I’VE BEEN WATCHING A LOT OF MOVIES AND IT TURNS OUT EVERYONE IS BASICALLY SUPPOSED TO IGNORE THEIR PARENTS FOR A SOLID FIVE OR SIX YEARS WHILE THEY DO ALL KINDS OF ILLEGAL SUBSTANCES AND EXPLORE A WIDE VARIETY OF SEXUAL SCENARIOS BEFORE FINALLY EMERGING AS NASCENT ADULTS, WHEREUPON THEY QUICKLY COME TO REALIZE ALL THEIR PARENTS’ ADVICE AND WARNINGS WERE VALID BUT ULTIMATELY USELESS IN THE FACE OF A DOGGED DETERMINATION TO SELF-ACTUALIZE, LEADING TO AN EARNEST APOLOGY AND A HARD-EARNED RESPECT BETWEEN PSEUDO-EQUALS THAT DEEPENS AND BECOMES THE MATURE FAMILIAL BOND.

SO I’M GOING TO BORROW THE CAR AND A COUPLE PACKS OF CIGARETTES AND FUCK OFF FOR LIKE, HALF A DECADE.

I LOVE YOU, THOUGH. AND DON’T WORRY, WE’LL GET THROUGH THIS.

liquidnight:

Jack Rosenzwieg
A view of the city from the New York tower of George Washington Bridge, 168th Street & Hudson River, on December 22, 1936.
[via The Atlantic In Focus]

Excellent

liquidnight:

Jack Rosenzwieg

A view of the city from the New York tower of George Washington Bridge, 168th Street & Hudson River, on December 22, 1936.

[via The Atlantic In Focus]

Excellent

I’ve liked this sculpture since I first rounded a corner at the louvre and saw it for the first time.

I’ve liked this sculpture since I first rounded a corner at the louvre and saw it for the first time.

(Source: aritakesphotos, via youngfolksociety)

That’s 10 plates. 10minutes after printing.

That’s 10 plates. 10minutes after printing.

Some of our people have trouble with all these foreign names

Some of our people have trouble with all these foreign names

newyorker:

Eric Schlosser looks at the truths behind Stanley Kubrick’s 1964 film “Dr. Strangelove,” which celebrates its fiftieth anniversary this month: http://nyr.kr/1hmRfY8

“In retrospect, Kubrick’s black comedy provided a far more accurate description of the dangers inherent in nuclear command-and-control systems than the ones that the American people got from the White House, the Pentagon, and the mainstream media.”


One of the favorites

newyorker:

Eric Schlosser looks at the truths behind Stanley Kubrick’s 1964 film “Dr. Strangelove,” which celebrates its fiftieth anniversary this month: http://nyr.kr/1hmRfY8

“In retrospect, Kubrick’s black comedy provided a far more accurate description of the dangers inherent in nuclear command-and-control systems than the ones that the American people got from the White House, the Pentagon, and the mainstream media.”

One of the favorites

(Source: newyorker.com)

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