Take a listen to Jonathan Safran Foer and Anthony... →
whatktsaid: aileen365: This is a pretty interesting listen. I love Anthony Bourdain. I also just finished reading Jonathan Safran Foer’s book, Eating Animals. I miss eating meat every day, but after reading JSF’s book I don’t think I could possibly ever go back to eating it unless it came from a family farm. Love Anthony Bourdain or hate him, he does make some good points as a chef...
Rocking some bar trivia with friends.
What is so praiseworthy about passion? Isn’t the cause of most bad...– Milan Kundera
I would venture to guess that most people are 85% bullsh*t. I gotta perfect my poker face. #imabout90%
‘Tell me,’ [Wilde] asked Gide on one occasion, ‘what have you done since...– Built of Books: How Reading Defined the Life of Oscar Wilde by Thomas Wright (via semisweet-rubix)
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-6-19) →
RT @KenTremendous: HUGE NEWS: human beings now being given extremely basic civil rights in New York in a way that adversely affects no one!
spotted thoughts on collective enthusiasm, institution, and revival http://wp.me/pREEW-16
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revivals and collective enthusiasm
This morning there was a blog in the Huffington Post “Christianity” section about a revival that is happening in North Carolina. The blog explained that the “festival leaders hope to establish the premier venue for 20-somethings who love God but aren’t thrilled with institutional Christianity, particularly the religious right.” Two things from that last statement...
I think therefore I am is the statement of an intellectual who underrates...– Kundera—Immortality.
Oh France, you are the land of Form, just as Russia is the land of Feeling! That...– Kundera—Immortality
acosmist - One who believes that nothing exists paralian - A person who lives near the sea aureate - Pertaining to the fancy or flowery words used by poets dwale - To wander about deliriously sabaism - The worship of stars dysphoria - An unwell feeling aubade - A love song which is sung at dawn eumoirous - Happiness due to being honest and wholesome mimp - To speak in a prissy manner, usually...