James Cameron: Diving Deep, Dredging Up Titanic →
hangingfire: James Cameron, when asked in an NPR interview about whether he sees himself as a filmmaker or an explorer: “I think the through-line there is storytelling. I think it’s the explorer’s job to go and be at the remote edge of human experience and then come back and tell that story. So I don’t see them as that separately.” Mr Cameron? Werner Herzog would like a word with you. ...
Line Breaks & Other Violent Crimes: "My Francis... →
ecantwell: Francis Bacon’s people have bacon faces. I want to heat them on the stove and eat their misery. If you’ve never seen one of his paintings, imagine a man’s face being skinned as the plane he’s on is going down into the Atlantic, the lapdogs in his eyes terrified but searching anyway for someone’s leg to hump. This is not the extent of my view of human nature, for I feel Solzhenitsyn...
WIGGLE YOUR TUMBLR NAME(S) AROUND. →
heatherpattern: oldtobegin: abloodymess: notmetaphoric: youngloudandscotty: nopie-nosledgehammer: ay-yo-gurl: forlackofabettercomic: empartridge: caughtinlimbo: milolikessnails: la-uraa: roundofapology: anarchobutthole: OUCH! BLATANT HERO FOOL PROUD AGONY A LAURA (okay this is hilarious) MILKLESS LIAISON Oh my god, it’s perfect. I almost want to change it to...
Too Much (and a good Tolkien quote)
The podcast featuring my performance at the February Bedpost Confessions is now available on the web. This was a very emotionally difficult piece for me to write, and I was chuffed at its welcome, warm reception. Be forewarned, this is very X-rated. Enjoy.
[Mad Men] works because it’s less about who we were then — it’s a fantasy of who...– Great (and non-spoiler-y) Mad Men review from Robert Lloyd of the LA Times (via judyxberman)
Why we're addicted to "Mad Men": It's not Don... →
BRING IT ON, SEASON 5! GLORIOUS PAAAAAIIIINNNN!!!!
A SXSW Report for Insider Louisville →
williambenton: Action(less)! (mis)Adventure! Coffee! An overview of our times at this year’s festival. Thanks for the shout-out, duder. We’re going to the Chili Parlour for your birthday.
judyxberman: bandsposinginforests: Wolven Ancestry Why is this not a famous single-topic Tumblr yet? It’s metal bands posing in forests, made even more wonderful by the fact that I discovered it via a tweet from Earth. AKA Stuff blackbutshining likes.
In fact, I even viewed the dressing up as a sign of [the Village People’s]...– Phil Knight, “You Can’t Stop the Music”. (via hangingfire)
Some SXSW Bullet Points
Number of dudes who slept on my floor Wednesday night: 4 Most professional, comfortable stage presence despite the fact that she’s barely old enough to drink: Grimes Vowelless DJ whom I was prepared to hate but then came to love when he inspired a bunch of gay dudes to dance and make out in front of me: SBTRKT Disgustingly sweet vodka drinks mixed with some fake-o Vitamin Water...
David Lynch Exhibition in New York →
fuckyeahdavidlynch: Now through April 14th at the Tilton Gallery. See some of David’s original artwork in person. Attention, NYC peeps. Go see this so I can live vicariously.