For 15 years at least, the North Koreans have been in the extortion business, and the U.S. has largely played along. That’s over. This time does feel different.
I’m here. I love you. I don’t care if you need to stay up crying all night long,...– Elizabeth Gilbert (via kari-shma) This is for you, Beta. Even though I’m halfway around this world.
BP wants Twitter to shut down a fake BP account that is mocking the oil company....– JIMMY FALLON, Late Night (via the New York Times) (via inothernews) (via palahniukandchocolate) (via jayparkinsonmd) FTW!
Everyone having a quarter/mid life crisis?
Past two posts showed up on my dashboard together…and unrelated. I’ll just sit back and wait for it to hit me. OMG WHAT SHOULD I DO WITH MY LIFE! psych.
Dear Coke Talk: On existential crisis management. →
I don’t know what the shit to do with my life. I feel like all along since childhood I’ve been bred and pressured into conventional views of success: I graduated from one of the top high schools in the nation, then from an Ivy League institution with a degree in Biology. Since then I’ve managed…
Choosing not to become the person your family expected is painful. You have to...– This American Life daaaaaaaamn (via drinkyourjuice)
Don't mess with Chomsky. →
OMG it's KITTEN TUESDAY!
Best day of the week, if you ask me.
I had to have Jay-Z surgically removed from my central nervous system after a jaunt on the uptown local last week. Hehehe…oh questions on social q’s… Love the NYTimes.
Dress shabbily and they remember the dress; dress impeccably and they remember...– Coco Chanel (via kari-shma) Oh, I should work on this. Coco is right.
We need two healthcare systems and two... →
jayparkinsonmd: My post over at The Future Well that argues for creating two healthcare systems in America: My solution is to create two systems– one for the light users of healthcare and one for the heavy users. Light users, the 85-90% of people who spend only 20% of healthcare dollars, need very different services than the 10% of the population who spend 80% of the $2.5 trillion dollars...
The more you know who you are, and what you want, the less you let things upset...– Lost in Translation (via kari-shma) I need to see this again. I haven’t seen this movie in a year, at least.
Time is the longest distance between two places– Tennessee Williams (via kari-shma)