To have only intelligence and talent is too little. One must also have energy,...– Daniil Kharms Today I Wrote Nothing Daniil Kharms (Daniil Ivanovich Yuvachev, 1905-1942) was a Russian poet and author now considered a classic of the Russian absurd literature of the 1930s. He was arrested in 1941 on false charges, was “determined” to be insane and died of...
fuckyeahrenee: “Today a young man on acid realized that all matter is merely energy condensed to a slow vibration, that we are all one consciousness experiencing itself subjectively, there is no such thing as death, life is only a dream, and we are the imagination of ourselves. Heres Tom with the Weather.” Bill Hicks
Real Time: Bill Maher: The GOP is Waging a War... →
Bill Maher closed tonight’s Real Time with a rant about how the GOP has begun to politicize issues for no other reason than being reactionary. He cited pink slime, the environment and Rick Santorum’s opposition to college as evidence that the GOP isn’t interested in much besides saying no to what they deem the liberal agenda. It’s all part of their war against common...
Bp Oil Spill: BP Oil Spill Aftermath: Eyeless... →
Al Jazeera just published an astonishing report on the after-effects of the BP oil disaster, and it’s not pretty. There are an alarming number of deformities in sea creatures: Shrimp with tumors on their heads Shrimp with defects on their gills and “shells missing around their gills and head” Shrimp without eyes Shrimp with babies still attached to them and more…
Music: I Missed Us: SWV's Comeback Album and The... →
OH. MY. FUCKING. GOD. YES!!! SWV Reunion album. My 14-year old R&B-loving self is all atwitter. And by the way, in 10th grade, I GOT TO SING WITH COKO. YES, I REPEAT, I SANG WITH COKO, AND YES SHE HAD SUPERLONG FINGERNAILS. I’m web-yelling. With excitement. Can’t you tell? !!!!!! Via Gawker: Today, the ‘90s new jill swing trio SWV (Sisters with Voices) released their...
Squee: Clever Puggle Has Some Seriously Adorable... →
A high speed workout is nothing this little athlete can’t handle. Imagine how much more fun the gym would be if running on a treadmill was this effortlessly cute for all of us.
Wtf: Man and His Pet Polar Bear Enjoy a Casual... →
OMGZ POLAR BEAR!!! My favorite bear, along with the Panda. I want to (safely) swim with one! via Jezebel Spending the afternoon in the pool with your dog (or unusually brave cat) sounds fun, but what if your pet is a polar bear? A polar bear? Yes, a polar bear.
Things We Actually Like: Alzheimer's Patient... →
From the documentary Alive Inside about “the power music has to ‘awaken’ minds considered closed,” an Alzheimer’s patient named Henry is brought to life by the sound of his favorite songs.
Mouse*: my favorite atheist quotes on religion →
naikha: Faith means not wanting to know what is true. -Friedrich Nietzsche All thinking men are atheists. -Ernest Hemingway The fact that a believer is happier than a skeptic is no more to the point than the fact that a drunken man is happier than a sober one. -George Bernard Shaw Religion is…
Handy Uses For Things Around The House!
whynotdoityourself: Source: whynotdoityourself.tumblr.com via David on Pinterest Here is my “Why didn’t I think of that?” moment of the day! Just read the picture. Click Here For More Do It Yourself Ideas!