Overall, I think it’s a good time to have a girl in the 21st century because...– Louis C.K. (via Briana Mowrey)
The social role fulfilled by the belief in genius exerts a number of...– “The Sexual Politics of Genius,” by Moon Duchin, December 2004 This paper felt like a slow-burning epiphany. Once encoded in words, our ideas about the world take on a life of their own; Duchin’s argument helped me unravel some received wisdom about the life of the mind that I’ve never been...
Mercedes-Benz made a terrifying interactive short...
killscreendaily: In Mercedes’ dystopian vision, we will all be blurs being sent nowhere, trapped in a pixelated dungeon of our own design. Luckily, you can be saved by driving a Mercedes. Or something. Play the game at Mercedes-Benz’s official UK site. Fair warning, they’re going to try to trick you into giving them your phone number. -Drew Millard [via] so good
After Orwell Brownell married Michael Pitt-Rivers in 1958, and had affairs with...– Sonia Brownell - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia quite an impressive list of love affairs
How identity is manufactured has always interested me from the first time that I...– Deyan Sudjic returns to Belgrade after 25 years | Art and design | The Observer
the real narrative of the story is the apparent complete erosion of thresholds...– Revolving Doors: The Architecture of Corporate Media - Op-Ed - Domus
Hyper Geography (2011) (by Joe Hamilton)
Concentration is one of the happiest things in my life,” he said. “If you cannot...– The Fierce Imagination of Haruki Murakami - NYTimes.com