Dreams seem to exist to make sure that I never get to a place too far on the...– Stephen
“Congratulations: You have committed a perfect crime. You understand completely that Millennials who work in the media don’t pay attention to their surroundings, because they’re either wrapped up in themselves or wrapped up in their cell phones. (This is a distinction without a difference.)” -Dave Weigel’s memo to the thief who robbed him the other night.
Consolation for sticking to DC for the past two years: making some of the best friends I’ve ever had.
“Unhappiness steps through the front door when we find our lives removed from the world, from the shock and pleasure of our five senses. That’s why we cook, to remind ourselves that we are alive, that we are connected to the food chain (the less fortunate become part of it) and to the ebb and flow of nature” — Christopher Kimball, Cook’s Illustrated Editorial July/August 2011
Knight-Ridder predicts the iPad in 1994. Proof that innovation is in the execution, not the ideation. (via)
Spend your life doing what you love. Be focused and disciplined. Collaborate.– Steven & William
Photography is the power of observation, not the application of technology– — Ken Rockwell I agree, But I rather think that the “application of technology” is the metaphorical fine tuner. If your technology is the hisptamatic editor on the iPhone, that’s the equivalent of a plastic, target brand screwdriver.
…sometimes we hurt each other without meaning to. That doesn’t mean it...– Rachel Kramer Bussel
I love this a little too much
note to self
“I worked there for two years. Underfunded and low morale. Can’t tell you how many times I was accused of being a propagandist.”
My city snowstorm: underground powerlines, commuting by foot and rail, waterproof Ralph Lauren boots, feeling invincible even this morning, where I found myself at 7am commuting from a dupont apartment to my own apartment, holding a grudge against OPM (that I will later rescind - I am perfectly happy getting paid to be hungover with my laptop on my lap in my bed). Hours later i’m still a...