I saw the best mimes of my generation trapped in boxes, starving hysterical...– antichrista
Ideas for '09
I asked people on the Twitter to Toot me their ideas for projects I should do in 2009. Lotta yuk-yuks, a few B-minuses, and several bits of shiny gold. My Five Six Favorites Remy: - redesign the concept of how a technology conference/expo should run so that they’re not such a waste of everyone’s time. Balut: Write about how successful late-bloomers with...
If I’d asked people what they wanted, they would have said ‘faster...– Attributed to Henry Ford
So you tell me; what should I make? What could I do next year that might delight...– Me, thinking aloud about my projects for 2009. Nominate yours @hotdogsladies. Or just follow along.
Evans on the Line
Culled from the new LIFE archive of photos on Google: Was Robert Evans often on the phone? You bet your ass he was.
The dissemination of what’s important to the world is too significant a...– Jason Kottke, whose reputation as the winner of many popularity contests is well-earned by go-to nuggets like this one. Nicely put.
New sign in my office: ‘How do you want your answer? (Choose two) Immediate....– Remiel
Perhaps we could make large posters that simply say ‘Love this...– Thomas Kinkade, Painter of Light™, in one of the 16 guidelines provided to the crew of his Christmas film.
7. The only rule is work. If you work it will lead to something. It’s the people...– Sister Corita Kent, Immaculate Heart College Art Department Rules
Remember, photography is 1% talent and 99% moving furniture.– Arnold Newman
It’s terrible to think that all I’ve suffered and all the suffering...– Robert Lowell
The Exile’s Return by Robert Lowell There mounts in squalls a sort of rusty mire, Not ice, not snow, to leaguer the Hôtel De Ville, where braced pig-iron dragons grip The blizzard to their rigor mortis. A bell Grumbles when the reverberations strip The thatching from its spire, The search-guns click and spit and split up timber And nick the slate roofs on the Holstenwall Where...