1. tastefullyoffensive:

    A Study of New York by Tumble Dry Comics

    I can attest to the truthiness of this

  2. It’s horrible when your heart is somewhere your body is not.

    — Joe Lunn (via mariannapaige)

    (Source: iceages)

  3. immaestro:

    Faure: Pavane in F sharp minor, Op. 50

    Sol Gabetta (Cello)

    Charls Olivieri-Munroe/Prager Philharmoniker

  4. Unpublished Letters Reveal My Fair Lady and Gigi Lyricist's Withdrawal from Phantom of the Opera →

  5. newyorker:

On the day of Hitler’s suicide, a squad of American soldiers found themselves face to face with the eighty-year-old composer and conductor Richard Strauss. Alex Ross reflects on the story of the encounter: http://nyr.kr/UqKUES

“Why do I find these tales mesmerizing? Perhaps it has to do with the awkward relationship that any child of the postwar American empire has with the old European colossus of classical music. No matter how deeply we bow before it, we feel like intruders, pulling into the driveways of the great composers and threatening them with eviction.”

Photograph by AP.

    newyorker:

    On the day of Hitler’s suicide, a squad of American soldiers found themselves face to face with the eighty-year-old composer and conductor Richard Strauss. Alex Ross reflects on the story of the encounter: http://nyr.kr/UqKUES

    “Why do I find these tales mesmerizing? Perhaps it has to do with the awkward relationship that any child of the postwar American empire has with the old European colossus of classical music. No matter how deeply we bow before it, we feel like intruders, pulling into the driveways of the great composers and threatening them with eviction.”

    Photograph by AP.

  6. composersdoingnormalshit:

Aaron Copland hugging a cigarette smoking Leonard Bernstein.

Post-coital cigarette.

    composersdoingnormalshit:

    Aaron Copland hugging a cigarette smoking Leonard Bernstein.

    Post-coital cigarette.

  7. My fondest dream is that it will be the date movie that breaks up couples nationwide. Maybe people will walk out of there and think, ‘Maybe not. I don’t know if I know you well enough.’

    — Gillian Flynn on Gone Girl (2014), dir. David Fincher.
    (via lizolsen)

  8. misterjudemartin:

    SOMEONE TOOK LIBERTIES WITH MY TWEET. 

    Ahahahaha Tyler! I love when she does this

  9. nprfreshair:

Art students turn an electrical tower into a stained glass lighthouse. via TIC

    nprfreshair:

    Art students turn an electrical tower into a stained glass lighthouse. via TIC

  10. Purple: 10 facts about my room.
    Blue: 9 facts about my family.
    Green: 8 facts about my body
    Yellow: 7 facts about my childhood
    Orange: 6 facts about my home town.
    Red: 5 facts about my bestfriend(s).
    Pink: 4 facts about my parents.
    White: 3 facts about my personality.
    Grey: 2 facts about my favourite things
    Black: 1 fact about the person I like.

    (Source: keepitfr3sh)