Crossword, 2013, Chicago. Kevin Shick
Shick’s CTA series captures the same subjects, in the same spot on ‘L’ trains, on different days.
Tom Lehrer is a mathematician, satirist and pianist known for his parody “pop” songs making fun of world events… and math. Championing anti-nuclear war efforts and the political left, he stopped giving performances in protest against the escalating state of US-Russia tensions and the failing of world peace organizations such as the UN. You can watch many of his parody songs such as “National Brotherhood Week,” “We Will All Go Together when We Go” and “New Math” on Youtube.
Also his sensitive intellectual look was on point. Dem glasses, girl.
Someone took a candid photo of a fight in Ukranian Parliament that is as well-composed as the best renaissance art.
Reblogging because Golden Ratio.
"average bisexual sleeps with 30 people per year" factoid actualy just statistical error. average bisexual sleeps with maybe 1 to 3 people per year. Georg Lord Byron, who self-exiles from puritannical england & sleeps with 10,000 each day, is an outlier adn should not have been counted
THE BEST WAY TO GO OUT: CONTINUING A RUNNING GAG.
Why would I tell anyone my girlfriend’s a dude?
my favorite films » The Music Man (1962)
"Oh, my dear little librarian. You pile up enough tomorrows, and you’ll find you’ve collected nothing but a lot of empty yesterdays. I don’t know about you, but I’d like to make today worth remembering."
I’ve seen this movie so many times that when I’m at my niece’s (grammar/jr high/high) school band/orchestra event and they’re really bad I always whisper to my siblings/mom “Davey! That’s my boy Davey!”
I really really need to subject the rest of the family to this. I used to watch it over and over and over when I was a kid. I’m pretty sure I still know most of the words to the songs….
This is the first word I learned in German, because of that they remain one of my favorite animals.
This is… oddly uplifting?
I needed this today.