"The least of eloquence...": Haruki Murakami: On... →
thenewfilo: One beautiful April morning, on a narrow side street in Tokyo’s fashionable Harujuku neighborhood, I walked past the 100% perfect girl. Tell you the truth, she’s not that good-looking. She doesn’t stand out in any way. Her clothes are nothing special. The back of her hair is still bent out of… I am reading Murakami right now; the more I read, the more I understand.
… quite simply, I was in love with New York. I do not mean “love” in any...– Joan Didion, “Farewell to All That” (via drinkyourjuice)
I’m (finally) in Minnesota. The most important thing I have to report? I just saw a commercial for Pajama Jeans. Are these a ‘thing’? Do you wear them with a Snuggie? I have some research to do in the next few days.
5 hours flight time down, 9 more to go. Almost...
Apple drops WikiLeaks app, Google keeps it |... →
bijan: the title says it all. Intressant…
The daily flight to Minnesota departed 50 minutes late today, but I will take that result! Here’s to hoping my plane will depart on Friday. Fingers crossed, thumbs pressed, and any other things I can do for ‘good luck.’
Peter W. Knox: Michael Moore's statement for... →
Michael Moore Pledges $20,000 to Get Julian Assange Out of Solitary — Daily Intel I ask you to imagine how much different our world would be if WikiLeaks had existed 10 years ago. Take a look at this photo. That’s Mr. Bush being handed a “secret” document on August 6th, 2001. Its heading…
You’ve got to stop this war in Afghanistan.– Richard Holbrooke’s last words. (via cajunboy)
To dare is to lose one’s footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.– Soren Kierkegaard (via thenewfilo)
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