"If you are going to do something, make sure you are committing 100%."

(via psych-facts)


Personally, I like the free U2 album.


According to a Turkish proverb, coffee should be black as hell, strong as death and sweet as love. 
It’s National Coffee Day, and to celebrate we took a dip into the NPR archives and found this great report tracing the history of the coffee break, courtesy of Special Correspondent Susan Stamberg.
Photo: iStockphoto

What's happening in Hong Kong?


  • The protests are being held in order to achieve universal suffrage in Hong Kong. Although democracy had been promised for 2017 in 2008, China announced this August that Hong Kong people would only be able to vote from a pool of 2-3 specially selected candidates (all of whom…

stay safe paul


Let’s be real, in a time before the internet people didn’t have more adventures and make more meaningful connections. They watched TV and listened to CDs. Before that they listened to records and read magazines. Before that they listened to the radio and read bad dime novels. Before that they embroidered or some shit.

People have been staying inside and ignoring other people for as long as there have been buildings. 


Eadweard Muybridge, Horses Running, plate 16, 1881-82. From The Attitudes of Animals in Motion. National Gallery of Art, Washington. Via artsy

Misogyny Isn’t Human Nature, Despite the Internet’s Bitter Baboons


"What’s your favorite thing about your mom?""She’s hardworking.""In what way is she hardworking?" "She cooks food for her business all day. Then she comes home and cooks food for us."
(Hanoi, Vietnam)