i don't like fun


quote of the day: chicago
27 October, 2009, 11:28 pm
Filed under: chicago, quote of the day

“i have struck a city – a real city – and they call it chicago… i urgently desire never to see it again. it is inhabited by savages.”

– rudyard kipling, 1891.



the truth at last
26 October, 2009, 4:46 am
Filed under: americana, crazy, history, random

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stalking 101
25 October, 2009, 4:44 am
Filed under: crazy, deutsch

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my german homework: encouraging internet stalking?!
also, i think i filled this in wrong. i was just distracted.



seriously?
21 October, 2009, 3:40 pm
Filed under: business, friends

eb got a tumblr. mixed emotions.
andrew got a wordpress blog (good choice) about his insane project.
also, everyone has twitter, but i hereby vow not to link to any twitter accounts. ever.



in honor of my birthday
21 October, 2009, 1:53 am
Filed under: art, i was born in the wrong decade, weegee

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water main burst uproots madison ave., ca. 1940, by arthur felig (weegee).
i’m old.



spotted!
10 October, 2009, 4:34 pm
Filed under: beverly hills 90210, johnny depp, random, tv

a young, pre-90210 jason priestley… in an episode of 21 jump street!
he plays a “punk.” HA! if brandon walsh only knew…

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also, in the same episode, johnny depp is dressed like this:

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i love it. welcome to saturday.



desert visions
9 October, 2009, 2:38 am
Filed under: americana, art, random, things i like

this photo by david graham only further exacerbates my lust for a road trip full of ironic highway sights.

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rt. 64 west of rt. 89, arizona, 1986



another man done gone
7 October, 2009, 9:59 pm
Filed under: art, current events, grateful dead, irving penn, janis joplin

rest in peace, irving penn. the great ones just keep on going…

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big brother & the holding co. + the grateful dead, 1967.

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for vogue, 1949.

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i am on my vacation, new york, 1944.



procrastination
6 October, 2009, 3:07 am
Filed under: art, books, deutsch, jews, whine

this is from a book excerpt i have to read for a history course.
of course, i’ve only looked at the pictures so far.

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title pages of the bible illustrated by ephraim moses lilien, 1908.

this reminds me – i also have a german test tomorrow. better get on that.