One of my ways I wear Patchwork Jacket.
I will be breaking out my patchwork jacket soon. One of my favorite summer patterns.
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Toshirô Mifune , 1961.
The Trim Line Of The Single Button Jacket.
On occasion, I write pretty well.
In which young Kurt Vonnegut, still relatively obscure, volunteers his services to JFK’s presidential campaign. Pair with Vonnegut on the shapes of stories, his daily routine, and his 8 keys to the power of the written word.
Animator Abbey Luck remade Sesame Street’s Pinball Number 12, one of our favorites. Be sure to also check out the behind the scenes photos of how she made it.
3 May 2013 / 0 notes
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Many folks have sent me the story of the Indian gentleman who spent a quarter million dollars on a gold shirt. Not a shirt that is gold in color. A shirt made of gold.
The best analysis of this amazing turn of events I’ve seen came from my friend Hari Kondabolu on FX’s Totally Biased with W. Kamau Bell. Hari’s argument: this is not goofy Indian guy behavior. This is crazy rich man behavior. “He is not Apu. He is Mr. Burns.”
Yesterday, I published a post on the meaning of the Boston Marathon. I explained why I care about the race and noted that, when we find the perpetrator, we may find “someone who saw a reflection of the human spirit and decided just to try to shatt…
“People on the sidelines just started handing us their telephones, telling us to call our families and then to hand it to the next person. ‘Take this. Call whoever.’ ”
16 Apr 2013 / 0 notes