Bachmann Compares Self to Gay Rapist Clown Serial... →
minusmanhattan: Great headline or greatest headline? Kicking off her presidential campaign in Waterloo, Iowa, Michele Bachmann explained the geographic significance to Fox News: “Well what I want them to know is just like, John Wayne was from Waterloo, Iowa. That’s the kind of spirit that I have, too. “This is problematic, the Washington Times explains, because “beloved movie star” John Wayne...
One of Portlandia’s catchphrases is that it’s “where young people go to retire,”...– A Twee Grows In Brooklyn in the Observer (via brianvan) What a perfect description. This piece on the hipsterfication and precious-ing of Brooklyn was entertaining and (from this distance) mystifying… if a little cynical. Also, I will always heart Portland. (via beenthinking)
The homepage on my web browser is Yahoo, which I’m told it shouldn’t...– Aaron Sorkin: What I Read - Business - The Atlantic Wire
Kipling’s game theory lessons for Greece27 July 2011, Financial Times The game...– John Kay - Kipling’s game theory lessons for Greece
If you know that I am an unbeliever, then you know me better than I do myself. I...– Pier Paolo Pasolini (via itnumberpi)
The future is already here–it is just unevenly distributed.– William Gibson, the New Shelton wet/dry (via nevver)
This continuous modification of man by his own technology stimulates him to find...– Marshall McLuhan in a March 1968 Playboy interview, quoted by Mark Larson. Do bees resent flowers? Do they bemoan the ubiquity of beckoning floral distractions? (via mills)