A man walks faster alone.– Napoleon (via whokilled) (via elt)
It’s 3 am…The phone rings in the Whitehouse. Startled, McCain drops dead of a...– Scott (via hiiamblair)
McCain could have taken his blatant reach for Clintonites to the next level by...– And in other whatever… Bwah! (via jgh) (via soupsoup)
fractal wrongness →
pilnick: The state of being wrong at every conceivable scale of resolution. That is, from a distance, a fractally wrong person’s worldview is incorrect; and furthermore, if you zoom in on any small part of that person’s worldview, that part is just as wrong as the whole worldview. Debating with a person who is fractally wrong leads to infinite regress, as every refutation you make of that...
Governor Palin is smart, authentic, tough, and a dynamic choice that will remind...– Statement by Mike Huckabee (via disapprovingmonkey) could you have made your strategy more obvious
As for that V.P. talk all the time, I’ll tell you, I still can’t answer that...– Sarah Palin presumptive Republican nominee for Vice President of the United States (Via Dailykos.com) (via biteofpythias) (via bmiller) (via riotrepublic)
Checking your cell phone is the new yawning.– pauliophonic (via driven47) (via gregbrown) (via hahanotfunny)
The world has always been more impressed with the power of our example than the...– Bill Clinton in his speech at the DNC. (via fred-wilson) Um…what? I’m sorry, but last I checked you’re not a kennedy…
It's like a page right out of encyclopedia...
nosmo: holy shit Ubiquity!
irokie: IT'S EVERYWHERE!
On the Public Sphere, Deliberation, Journalism and...
bunnynico: Yale philosopher Seyla Benhabib interviewed by Karin Wahl-Jorgensen: “I used to be more optimistic about the possibility of social movements and civil society institutions impacting the strong public. And I still think that this is the only thing that we can hope for and the Obama candidacy shows that civil and political movements are not completely asleep in the USA. But the last...
Lion Mutilates 42 Midgets in Cambodian Ring-Fight →
soupsoup: BBC News - Tickets had been sold-out three weeks before the much anticipated fight, which took place in the city of Kâmpóng Chhnãng. The fight was slated when an angry fan contested Yang Sihamoni, President of the CMFL, claiming that one lion could defeat his entire league of 42 fighters. Sihamoni takes great pride in the...
Hipsters are too hip (via... →
soupsoup: jessicat: Seven Theories on why Williamsburg Hipsters refuse to lock their bikes to David Byrne’s bike rack It’s, like, art, dude. You can’t just go locking your bike to art. New bike racks aren’t as “authentic” as street signs and parking meters. The Talking Heads are, like, too mainstream. The bright color and interesting shape would upstage a carefully rebuilt yet...
I take my desires for reality because I believe in the reality of my desires.– anonymous graffiti (via msbojangles)
Tumblr MP3 Player
For illustration, click on my tumblr. The bar at the bottom plays all of your audio posts. I could kiss Dan Kantor’s feet.
I’m really enjoying the Murry Memedemic on tumblr right now.
Explore Tumblr →
pilnick: I really like the new Tumblr explore page (complete with a usable Tumblr map!) but I don’t quite get the ‘colorful’ block. Do people really like looking at red, green and blue images that much? Also, since it’s automated, there are a couple pictures in there multiple times. It’s a useful step on the way to something else, you’ll see.