Almost a week and a half later, and it’s...
I have been using this turkey recipe for years. It is hands down the best way to cook a bird I have ever seen. Don’t fuck around with your bird boys. Do it right, and you will be the party favorite.
What I'm thankful for.
I thought since it was indeed the season, I would put together a list of things I am thankful for. This list is made of of all the shallow things that I love (of which there are many). I don’t need to include on my list freedom of speech, clean water, family, and a warm place to live because I’m an American dammit and I deserve all of that stuff. I think it’s all in the...
He thought the cause of the financial crisis was “simple. Greed on both...– - From “The End” an article by Michael Lewis (of Liars Poker fame) It’s pretty complicated, but gives the best backroom take I’ve seen on the Wall Street shenanigans.
London-based journalist, Carl Honore praises slowness. In light of my recent posts about coffee, I am going to take a page out of his book and slow the eff down. “These days even instant gratification takes too long.” - Carrie Fisher
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This is why I love the Brits. Just the... →
Boys in the Scrum →
Great article and video (see link above) in The Times today about one of the nations only all African-American high school rugby teams. Pretty inspiring stuff.
President, n. The leading figure in a small group of men of whom – and of whom...– The Devil’s Dictionary, 1881. By Ambrose Bierce.
One of my favorite lines, Band of Outsiders presented this surreal video as his contribution to Fashion Week for Spring/Summer 09.
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"The Candidate" The New Yorker, 31 May 2004 →
The New Yorker put up this article from 2004, predating his appearance at the DNC. The most telling quote from the article is as follows: “… Barack managed to make those people who disagreed with him feel comfortable with the disagreement. This is a regular theme with Obama: supporters who disagree with him. The two big Chicago daily papers both endorsed him enthusiastically in the...
Kings of Leon- Manhattan I’ve been...