Look at these guys, watching me watching them.

Good Sunday. Midday I way lying on the sofa in a nightdress drinking a can of lager, eating fancy pretzels and counting my money from yesterdays art sale. I have humble aspirations in life but I think today I managed to live up to my own idea of successful living.

Screaming J in this picture is exactly everything I want to be.









As close as you will ever be to a nuclear explosion


No thank you.

The columns of smoke in the foreground are telephone poles boiling

This is way cooler to look at than it should be

Science side of Tumblr would like to add:

Heat is generally transmitted in 3 forms: conduction, convection, radiation.

The fact that the telephone poles and wires are boiling away well before the shockwave hits them indicates that the heat from the explosion has not reached them by convection (much slower than the speed of sound) or by conduction (at best, comparable to the speed of sound), but purely by radiation. In other words: the explosion is bright enough to boil everything.

reblogging again for what engineer—cat said

If Blake's 7 was made in 1938 instead of 1978... →


So, yeah, I was chatting elsewhere the other day about this, and the thought has stuck with me, so I’m going to have to go along with casting a 1938 Blake’s 7…

So, in order of introduction:

Roj Blake - Obviously the studio would insist on a hero type like Errol Flynn,…

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A well-dressed “Flusher”, a man who helped maintain London’s sewer system, 1950s (Scanned by WeirdVintage from Getty Images’ Decades of the 20th Century: 1950s by Nick Yapp)


Always remember that women who call themselves feminists will be accused so many times of being man-haters, but when a man kills women just for being women, he is called mentally unwell, and a madman rather than a woman-hater or misogynist. 

Happy birthday to me, 30 is the new poodle.

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John Brosio - Dinosaurs Eating CEO (2013)

Ok ok ok, it’s a bit pinterest/teenager’s bedroom, but fuck it, I could paint this photo for ever.

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#5588: blast off to mars


Marcel Duchamp, Chastity Wedge, 1954