i don't like fun

denim on denim
7 January, 2014, 11:59 pm
Filed under: clothes, daniel day-lewis, movies, things i like

i’m really feeling the ’90s vibe today, so here is a gratuitous photo of ‘last of the mohicans’-era daniel day-lewis. enjoy.

annnnd we’re back.
15 December, 2013, 9:02 pm
Filed under: business, random, things i like


there were just too many things on the internet that needed to be part of this collection.

7 March, 2013, 11:33 pm
Filed under: americana, i was born in the wrong decade, music, townes van zandt


on march 7, 1944, townes van zandt was born, & the world became one poet richer.

that is all.

sometimes he relaxes so much he’s almost invisible


“keith is sick, cynical, and sarcastic, but all in the nicest possible way, of course.”

24 February, 2013, 8:08 pm
Filed under: art, current events, daniel day-lewis, movies, things i like


in honor of oscar night, i give you daniel day-lewis as an unlucky art dealer in the little-loved stars and bars (1988).

hamlet (the other one)
23 January, 2013, 1:51 pm
Filed under: dogs, i was born in the wrong decade, music, the band

the band with hamlet

the band & hamlet the dog.
[photo is, i believe, by elliott landy.]

arrested misérables
20 January, 2013, 11:59 pm
Filed under: arrested development, crazy, friends, movies, tv, victor hugo

take a look at banner, michael!


please check out my “side project,” created with my good friend z.

it’s here at lesmiserabluths.tumblr.com

…and don’t edit this for your broadcast
so it looks like i’m screaming “i killed earl milford!”

quote of the day: cicero on julius caesar
20 January, 2013, 11:48 pm
Filed under: books, history, politics, quote of the day, rome, things i like

“when i notice how carefully arranged his hair is and when i watch him adjusting the parting with one finger, i cannot imagine that this man could conceive of such a wicked thing as to destroy the roman constitution.”

– attributed to cicero in plutarch’s life of caesar

the play’s the thing
19 January, 2013, 12:14 pm
Filed under: art, daniel day-lewis, magic


daniel day-lewis as hamlet, 1989.

16 January, 2013, 3:46 pm
Filed under: art, books, french, history, victor hugo


my photo from maison victor hugo, place des vosges, paris.