“The Difficult Crossing”, 1926, René Magritte.
Is Storenvy any good?
Better than Etsy?
Should I open an online shop?
Selling prints and resin cast figures?
“If books ever die, snobbery would be standing over the corpse.”
— - Matt Haig, 30 Things to tell a Book Snob. Go look at the rest, why don’t’cha?
I don’t usually reblog stuff, but this was such a “my thoughts exactly" -moment that I’ll make an exception.
"Reading a certain book doesn’t make you more intelligent any more than drinking absinthe makes you Van Gogh. It’s how you read, as much as what you read."
I bought a pomelo and I can’t eat it all. It’s huge and citrusy.
Does anyone want to come around and eat some free pomelo?
Or just drink beer and hang out.
Does anyone want to come round?
Betty Boop’s Snow White (1933) combines two of my favourite things to great, spooky effect: St James Infirmary Blues (as performed by Cab Calloway no less!) and Fleischer studio’s animation. I genuinely wish I was a cartoon. Watch it here.
Earlier this afternoon I presented a group project on the use of social media for archives and figured that our findings shouldn’t be limited to the classroom. While each institution has it’s own needs from a social media presence, some tools prove more useful than others. After each of us looked…
Finally found that 70’s Italian Starwars rip-off I’ve been looking for.
I fell about lauging when I first discovered this by chance. Yeah, OK, I was drunk but on a second viewing of this highlights video I stand by my initial assessment: this is hilarious.