"I think 'Zoolander' is one of Terry's favorite... →
Silvio Berlusconi’s Hedonism →
Rubygate, as everyone calls the scandal, has grown progressively more lurid. Two of Berlusconi’s friends, Emilio Fede—the host of the television show “TG4,” which airs on one of the three networks Berlusconi owns—and the entertainment agent Dario (Lele) Mora, are charged with running a prostitution ring to meet the Prime Minister’s elaborate erotic expectations, with help from Nicole Minetti, a...
more missed connections
Hipster Girl - m4w (Anywhere with Bicycles and PBR) Date: 2011-05-25, 10:42PM CDT I see you, cute hipster girls of Austin. I see you rocking that Deep V wheelset at the Thursday Night Social Ride, or writing the next great American collection of poems at the corner table at the Thunderbird, or browsing the Mamet archives at the Harry Ransom Center, or listening to the That Ghost on your iPhone...
while searching missed connections for the extremely attractive man who has brought his dogs to barton springs at the same time that i have for the past two mornings, i stumbled across this post and read it out loud to my roommate. turns out this was a missed connection for her!!!!! its fate (for one of us) !!!!!!!!!!!! http://austin.craigslist.org/mis/2405129711.html
first heard this album on the drive back from...
why 3D won't make it according to roger ebert →
i’ve been having some interesting debates with other filmmakers on this subject over the past month. i’m not sure if i agree with Ebert after seeing Herzog’s Cave of Forgotten Dreams yesterday in 3D…a non-action film that really benefitted from the technology.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-5-22) →
Sharon Van Etten (21) Tammar (16) Johnny Cash (15) Celebration (13) Grizzly Bear (12) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
Our Conversation By Franz Wright b. 1953 Pure gaze, you are lightning beyond the last trees and you are the last trees’ past, branching green lightning of terminal brain branches numened densely with summer’s hunter color, as night comes on, the ocean they conceal gone berserk, wind still rising. Pure seeing, dual vortex doors to the blue fire where sex is burned away, and all is as it was...
One cannot transcend trauma. Trauma is trapped and clings to that which...– Carolyn Forche (found on the back of this month’s Poetry Magazine)
What I learned while driving across the country...
The history of the hardcore music scene in America
I was defeated by facts– ~ D.R. Tucker, conservative author and talk show host who changed his mind on climate change science, as reported in Slate’s “Do Climate Skeptics Change Their Minds?” (via climateadaptation)
Directed by Tomas Mankovsky shot on the phantom and the 7d