i don't like fun

cafe oro
27 November, 2009, 9:10 pm
Filed under: coffee

from reader’s digest (mexico), septiembre 1960.
because everyone needs a post-thanksgiving all-coffee diet day.

r.i.p. caddy
24 November, 2009, 12:35 am
Filed under: friends

oh, the things that might have been… caddy, we will carry you across the country.
(in our hearts. not literally. although perhaps your hood ornament will come along?)

i want this look
19 November, 2009, 9:55 pm
Filed under: clothes, linda ronstadt, music












the tambourine,
of course.

quote of the day: sleep
16 November, 2009, 4:08 am
Filed under: books, deutsch, quote of the day

“keine geringe kunst ist schlafen: es thut schon noth, den ganzen tag darauf hin zu wachen.”

(it is no small art to sleep: for that purpose, you must keep awake all day.)

– nietzche, von den lehrstühlen der tugend (on the teachers of virtue)

p.s. this is obviously incorrect german, but i don’t believe in capital letters…

10 November, 2009, 2:34 am
Filed under: books, hunter thompson, movies

hunter thompson as hunter thompson.

here he is in puerto rico, writing the rum diary. he was 22.

things i like: depp as thompson
10 November, 2009, 2:32 am
Filed under: books, hunter thompson, johnny depp, movies, things i like


loved this vanity fair shot of johnny depp, on location in puerto rico. he will play hunter t. in “the rum diary” – i can’t wait to see it.

quote of the day: this probably sounded great in yiddish
8 November, 2009, 3:35 am
Filed under: jews, quote of the day

“if you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of becoming a prophet.” 
- isaac bashevis-singer.

7 November, 2009, 11:27 pm
Filed under: art, french, gainsbourg, music

a lovely photo of jane + serge. he looks so debonair.

too great for words
4 November, 2009, 4:09 am
Filed under: liquor, things i like, woody allen


quote of the day: cool
3 November, 2009, 2:23 am
Filed under: i was born in the wrong decade, keith richards, quote of the day

“if you’re cool, you don’t know nothing about it. it just is, or you ain’t.” – keith richards

photo by jim marshall.