80 Years Ago Today We Repealed Alcohol Prohibition!
Check out Anthony’s “Letter To My Younger Self” feature for Rocksound.tv for some sage advice on songwriting, stock options, and Alex Rodriguez.
Cabins at the Caldera Arts Center, a 90-acre artist retreat and summer camp for underserved youth near Sisters, Oregon.
Photography by Sarah Abbott.
I learned that courage was not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it. The brave man is not he who does not feel afraid, but he who conquers that fear.Nelson Mandela (via fdny)
Happy St. Nicholas day
Taken on a recent bicycle tour in Tasmania, Australia - Photo: Travis Fryer
You may have seen this photograph (or one like it) floating around your social media feeds in the last week.
It’s the Grand Canyon filled with fog.
Gorgeous. Stunning. All the adjectives we use to describe things like space photos. They make sense here.
But is it real?
It certainly looked to be good to true to my eye.
But lo and behold, these images are real, tweeted out by the National Parks Service’s Grand Canyon team itself. I love when there is a simple answer to a viral photo question.
Read more. [Image: National Parks Service]
The perfect time to attack your sister is when Mom and Dad are distracted. (The cubs at the zoo in Novosibirsk, Russia, were born Oct. 30.)
PHOTO BY ILNAR SALAKHIEV/ASSOCIATED PRESS (via SF Gate)
There’s something quite magical about watching trams in Barcelona, Strasbourg or Frankfurt glide silently along beds of grass as they do their city circuit. Where possible, this attractive combination of efficient public transport and inspired landscaping should be standard as part of the urban fabric. - Monocle Magazine
Ghost Signs via Gary Tucker on Flickr
I think the fact that you are so marketable is that you’re one of the few rappers to bridge the gap from being just a rapper to being a pop culture icon. Let’s put it this way: my mother knows who you are. You even became a meme. How’d that come to be?
It’s probably because I talked to Bill O’ Reilly and asked him if he was mad. It was nothing really. He was trying to come at me and I thought it was hilarious, so I made a joke out of it. It’s a lot of things. But the simple fact is that I’m living my lifestyle and people are capitalizing on it financially or intellectually. I don’t plan any of this, I just wake up in the morning being me.