Goodbye 2009. I’m having a dirty martini for you. Another for your end. And...– me. (via damadesign)
Most of us will still take nihilism over neanderthalism.– DFW ASFTINDA “E Unibus Pluram television and U.S. fiction”
…brand loyalty is synecdoche of character; this is simply a fact.– DFW ASFTINDA “E Unibus Pluram, television and U.S. fiction”
For to the extent that TV can flatter Joe about “seeing through” the...– DFW “ASFTINDA”
a collection of places that have made my jaw and/or defenses fall.
We receive unconscious reinforcement of the deep thesis that the most...– DFW- “ASFTINDA” (fiction writers using TV as character research)
So, the sweetie-pies at Tea Party Boston have... →
Don’t listen to people that tell you what they think audiences like. There’s a...– Stephen Hawking (via danharmon) (via louobedlam) (via ronenreblogs) (via nathanjohnson)
That’s literally incredible!– Marke Johnson (via ronen-v) I’ve been saying this a lot lately. It’s a nicer (or at least sneakier) way of telling someone to their face that you believe they are lying. ;) (via themadeshop) English is so helpful!
Angel 17: Hey God. How's it going today?
God: Not too bad. It's hump day you know.
Angel 17: Yeah, so I've been noticing Phil recently. He seems to be considering his life again. I really think we should consider helping him out while he's in a good spot.
God: What do you think? Program 37?
Angel 17: Have a hawk kill a dove in front of him while walking to work?
God: Yes. I thought about 303, but he really doesn't do well with Disney mascots.
Angel 17: Thats why you're the big guy. I can't wait until he figures this one out.
God: Wait-a-sec. Is EVERYONE under the impression that these "signs" mean something?
Angel 17: -gulp-