John McPhee reflects on the multitude of interviews he has conducted during his journalism career, and, in detailing several of them—with Woody Allen, Jackie Gleason, Richard Burton, and others—offers advice for speaking effectively with sources (subscription required): http://nyr.kr/1dU0FNY
Illustration by Leo Espinosa.
So, my friend made herself into 15 foot long cardboard velociraptor with googly eyes
sometimes the chains that prevent us from being free are more mental than physical
I was visiting a Mongolian friend’s family in the countryside. Lots of children around and one of the teenage boys was showing me their horses. Everyone learns to ride in Mongolia and so the little boys on this horse are perfectly happy and confidant.
- Peace Corps Business Development Volunteer Judy Gates
This is 35 seconds of Neil deGrasse Tyson dancing or: The greatest 35 seconds of your entire life.
My brain is a simple one.
This is beautiful. I want this on a shirt.
I feel this on a deep level
well one of us is going to have to change…
(Source:memewhore, via jesusmyhostage)
im gonna throw this at everyone