This may be the peak of my hunting career, and it’s tainted, it really is.– David Price, a hunter who bagged a record-setting 879-pound black bear, only to learn that the animal was a tamed and beloved local pet.
I love great coffee (just like great beer), but... →
I didn’t really expect her to touch my vagina through my pants,” said Kaya...– And so this shall be known as the Thanksgiving when everybody got their junk grabbed. Pat-Downs at Airports Prompt Complaints - NYTimes.com (via doree)
The devil’s in the defaults.– Dave Morin, who helped build Facebook Connect and the Facebook platform. The NYT has a story on his new social venture, which limits users to having 50 friends.
For better or worse, my life will now be divided into the years before I knew about ‘Sharktopus’ and the time after.
Lately I feel like somebody made a big mess and I’ve got my mop and I’m mopping...– Barack Obama (via rachell, pacificoast) (via maryclare) (via emilydonne) (via swishflicks) (via ameliamagritte)
We’re all going to turn into a big blob. I just retweeted myself.– Lynn Kim [her tumblr here]
The Art of Fiction No. 177 - Jonathan Lethem →
If you need a hero, Jonathan Lethem is not a bad one to choose. [subtext intentional] markcoatney: INTERVIEWER: Do you ever feel envy of other writers who are near your age? Deep envy about their writing, about what they can do? LETHEM: There are people who can do amazing things. But I never take it personally. Any more than I would take it personally if Christina Stead could do things that I...
What the fuck has Obama done so far? →
Message and presentation were inextricably intertwined, with the latter lending...– Dylan Tweney ponders the “Undesigned Web.” (via theatlantic)