If the opportunity came up, I would love to do what Mindy or Tina does and be a part of both worlds — behind the camera and in front of the camera. Acting and stand-up were so liberating for me when I first started writing, because such a big part of stand-up is just trying things out and failing (x)

aeonmagazine:

If cats could talk:

Cats, one at a time, as our intimates, our familiars, as strangers in our midst, as mirrors of our co-evolution, as objects of exemplary fascination, pose for us the question: what is it to be a cat? And what is it to be this cat?  I begin to ask myself more questions: to whom does this appendage I call my hand belong? What is it to be human? And who, dear feline, do you think I am?

Read the full article 

aeonmagazine:

If cats could talk:

Cats, one at a time, as our intimates, our familiars, as strangers in our midst, as mirrors of our co-evolution, as objects of exemplary fascination, pose for us the question: what is it to be a cat? And what is it to be this cat?  I begin to ask myself more questions: to whom does this appendage I call my hand belong? What is it to be human? And who, dear feline, do you think I am?

Read the full article 

fastcompany:

“What if we tried to make a different kind of computer, one that didn’t demand your attention, that didn’t try to absorb you in interaction, that merely displayed beautiful things from the Internet?”  - This Kickstarter darling reached its goal within 30 minutes. Here’s how it will change the art world.

fastcompany:

“What if we tried to make a different kind of computer, one that didn’t demand your attention, that didn’t try to absorb you in interaction, that merely displayed beautiful things from the Internet?”  - This Kickstarter darling reached its goal within 30 minutes. Here’s how it will change the art world.

"I heard this message but thought, I’m young and still have time."

That leg is getting straighter and straighter

That leg is getting straighter and straighter

captainmorqans:

are we gonna say anything about the gagged bieber cutout or

fastcompany:

10PM to 7AM: sleep. 9AM to 5PM: be a genius.
Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness?
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fastcompany:

10PM to 7AM: sleep. 9AM to 5PM: be a genius.

Even Beethoven and Balzac had just 24 hours in a day. How did history’s most prolific minds schedule their greatness?

Read More>

sudipdasin:

-Tina Fey 💙 I think this is a perfect quote to live by. Whenever a good opportunity is open to you, say yes and take it even if at first you’re not sure you’ll be able to do it. There’s less chance of regret. ☺️ (Original edit) ~Carlie #noregrets #takechances #opportunity #sayyes #quotes #quoteoftheday #quotetoliveby #quotesandsayings #quotestagram #instaquote #piclab #piclabhd #myedit

sudipdasin:

-Tina Fey 💙 I think this is a perfect quote to live by. Whenever a good opportunity is open to you, say yes and take it even if at first you’re not sure you’ll be able to do it. There’s less chance of regret. ☺️ (Original edit) ~Carlie #noregrets #takechances #opportunity #sayyes #quotes #quoteoftheday #quotetoliveby #quotesandsayings #quotestagram #instaquote #piclab #piclabhd #myedit

austinkleon:


mlarson:

Google’s Street View cameras are touring museums and taking weird selfies by accident.

This looks like a still from a Kubrick film. Amazing.
Filed under: selfies

austinkleon:

mlarson:

Google’s Street View cameras are touring museums and taking weird selfies by accident.

This looks like a still from a Kubrick film. Amazing.

Filed under: selfies

"I have a high-school bestie, a college bestie, a bestie from my D.C. days, etc. that all make up my ‘bestie tier.’ I think of it as concentric circles—a small number of people are my core support/friend group, the center of my social/emotional world, and I call them all ‘my best friend’ or besties."

I talked to TNR about BFFs. (via annfriedman)