today in intriguing german loanwords:
ragbag: sitzfleisch • the ability to endure a boring activity this is a good word for me right now because i am watching eat, pray, love on my lunch break.
i haven’t listened to this, but am… amassing links today i suppose.
The complex bond between the Mountain Goats’ John... →
It’s more about one very sensitive fan in particular, but it’s sort of a cute article.
tmi time with girlfriends. →
marie would never do this. and yes, i am plural.
seedy: Steve Reich - Writings on Music, 1965-2000 →
c-d: Download [.doc] A unique collection of the composer Steve Reich’s writings on music, from his classic essay from 1968 on “Music as a Gradual Process,” which was the founding call for the development of minimalism, to his work on non-western musics such as the Balinese and African music…
how many in space →
Frat boys aren't people. →
there are so many gross things written out in this email thing that saying “women aren’t people” is only the tip of the iceberg. Someone wrote this! That someone is in college! There are (presumably) people who agree with it and find it entertaining! What could these people grow up to be but business creepies or mass murderers or both?
Interview with a Sneeze Fetishist →