Nabbing a Fleet Week Sailor: A How-To Guide →
From Gawker.com: “They come here each year for a week of fun and freedom, even though some of these Navy men will have to work doing community service and other sorts of public outreachy things. Remember: This is just a big publicity stunt to make people love our armed forces, and if it’s love they want, damn it, it’s love they’ll get…” The sailor boy has...
Thin People Shop At Whole Foods: The Age Of Weight... →
From Jezebel.com… “…The obesity gap between Whole Foods and Albertson’s may be indicative of another divide — many Americans who have the luxury of shopping at places like Whole Foods may not actually see very many obese people in daily life, or at least may not interact with them in meaningful ways. …It’s all too easy to associate obesity with otherness —...
Ratatat Reveal New Album LP4, Share New Song... →
OMG OMG OMG, i love RATATAT. I hope they come to Europe this year!
One Last Year
I’ve been living in Spain for over two years now, working at a hospital in a military base on the southern coast. How do you sum up two years of culture shock, of travel, of integration and separation, of all that? My friend Stephen just got out of the Navy, a year ahead of me. Now he’s back with his friends and family, but he says he feels like a tourist in his own country. Having...
The past is a leash, but you CAN remove it slowly– Stephen Schneider
Whether we call ourselves communists or capitalists, Hindus or Buddhists,...– Krishnamurti