“In writing this piece, I do not mean to disparage the young, privately educated journalists I see around me, the sprigs of the Fox and Irons families, the commissioning editors of the BBC and the staff of the National Theatre and Royal Opera House. They are all nice people. But there’s the rub. They are too fucking nice for Britain’s good. Their niceness is a noose that is strangling our ability to talk to ourselves and to the world.”
The privileged few are tightening their grip on the arts
notentirely:

part of a longer thread about an npr interview with mr. neil degrasse tyson

So, somewhere in a parallel universe Neil DeGrasse Tyson was an exotic dancer. Schrödinger’s go-go dancer. A quantum hot pants theorist.

notentirely:

part of a longer thread about an npr interview with mr. neil degrasse tyson

So, somewhere in a parallel universe Neil DeGrasse Tyson was an exotic dancer. Schrödinger’s go-go dancer. A quantum hot pants theorist.

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gregclubsandwich:


I saw this in the Ken Burns Documentary Prohibition, and had to make it a gif. 

gregclubsandwich:

I saw this in the Ken Burns Documentary Prohibition, and had to make it a gif. 

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johnnythehorse:

Mai 68 Paris via Patricia S.

johnnythehorse:

Mai 68 Paris via Patricia S.

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ltwaswhatever:

sometimes the chains that prevent us from being free are more mental than physical

ltwaswhatever:

sometimes the chains that prevent us from being free are more mental than physical

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On The Set Of Uncle Andy’s Fun House
Grahm Junior College, 1970

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