Soup: Journalists on Google+ →
muckrack: Over two years ago Muck Rack launched the definitive list of journalists on Twitter. Now we’ve assembled a list of journalists on Google+ by going through the 500 most followed journalists we’ve verified on Muck Rack. It so happened 140 (an omen?) of those 500 were on Google+….
I am making it absolutely clear, that when it comes to the protection of the...– Ireland’s Prime Minister Enda Kenny
“You know, I’ve not been holding on for like 90% of the time.” “What?!” “Yeah, you pretty much know how to ride a bike now. Dude. This is HUGE. Congratulations! You don’t seem very excited though. Why’s that?” “You know, lots of people who have Aspergers don’t like change. I need a little time to get used to this.” —...
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-7-17) →
Roscoe Holcomb (65) The Feelies (8) Doug Sahm (7) The Stanley Brothers (5) Lambchop (5) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
He recorded in his diary on May 11, 1788, that he had spent the entire Sunday at...– George Washington: He Liked to Count Things (via kateoplis)
One of the things you learn as a college president is that if an undergraduate...– Larry Summers
1:5 children who visited a psychiatrist were given... →
In 2008, with over $14 billion in sales, antipsychotics became the single top-selling therapeutic class of prescription drugs in the United States, surpassing drugs used to treat high cholesterol and acid reflux. Once upon a time, antipsychotics were reserved for a relatively small number of patients with hard-core psychiatric diagnoses - primarily schizophrenia and bipolar disorder - to treat...
American McCarver: Yeah, but it actually *WAS*... →
americanmccarver: Over the past five years I’ve heard people say “Oh, you’ll love it. It’s not REALLY about football.” I’m guilty of having said it myself a couple of times, in the hope that it would get my Whole Foods-shopping Prius-driving NPR-pledging friends over their fear that they might be caught…
Andrew: medium head Allison: big head Papa: medium head Grandma: big...– 5 y/o’s list of head sizes
Sorry about the multiple posts but Tumblr's acting...
My last post, via Instagram, didn’t show up in my mobile feed. So I posted again. Went to desktop site where they both showed up, but now won’t let me delete the duplicate. Also, the cat just hopped on me and peed on my chest. All this after working a 15 hour day. Nice shirt though.
My Top 5 Artists (Week Ending 2011-7-10) →
Doc Watson (93) Duke Ellington & His Orchestra (30) Rickie Lee Jones (23) David Crosby (22) Doc & Merle Watson (12) Imported from Last.fm Tumblr by JoeLaz
The roads in every part of this State are amazingly crooked, to suit the...– George Washington on navigating the roads of Massachusetts from his diaries during the Presidential Tour of New England, 1789
Heinley Blog: Wonderful Catastrophe →
heinley: I came across this quote today from an interview with Dieter Rams, legit design dude, who was quoting Corbusier. “We don’t register the chaos; sometimes, yes, when we are in the middle of traffic or running late, we discover that everything is chaotic around us… —it’s what Corbusier used to say…
‘Christopher Walken’ on Hot Dogs →
americanmccarver: In the late ’90s, predating their web archive, The Onion ran an occasional column called “Walken in L.A.”. I can think of no better way to cap off The Fourth than with a link to his masterpiece on hot dogs: When I make a movie, my hot dogs are my co-stars. If, in the middle of a scene, I decide I want to consume a hot dog, I do so. I waste the director’s time and...