The affair was brief and intense. I held her passionately and firm as if my life depended on it. A quick turn of the faucet would erase all evidence, but I’d remain there my cheek rested on her cool enamel side in contemplation. When all was said and done I had broken a 17 years legendary non-barfing streak and had nothing to show for but this recount of my brief flirting with the bathroom...
Petition Google maps to include bike directions →
vainasdeharold: adriennes: (via jayrobinson) Yes, please. Petition signed.
I need new friends
mzchristine: I want people who are up to spur of the moment activities (ie roadtrips, last min flights). Count me in. I would love to do a road trip with you. Though I’m now a fighter, but a lover baby, yo por ti me emburujo con king kong. -f
…in 1965, McCain’s father led the invasion of the Dominican Republic to destroy...– Via this, thanks to Henry who also asks…”Sabe alguien que fue de Armando González Tamayo, VP de Juan Bosch? “ (via vainasdeharold) La verdad que esa es una buena pregunta. Al parecer igual que Bosch (quien si no es por los constitucionalistas ya no estaba en volver al poder) este tambien...
i bought a mac for the UNIX– Me, trying to proof that I am a bigger nerd…
I missed National 'Go Topless' day in Central Park... →
peterwknox: needless to say, I’m inconsolerable right now. I happened to be biking in the park that day and didn’t have a camera to “document” it. I was so mad.
Living in New York may be more expensive than ever, but let’s face it, it’s...– Let’s Move to Buffalo! (via thisisareallybadidea) Here’s the Didion essay in question. (I’m putting the link here for myself as much as anyone who may be reading.) (via maura) (via peterwknox)
Things to do now that I don’t have cable-tv: Face the withdrawals symptoms Read, read, read Listen to music Use Netflix Pick up my guitar Pick up my camera Get out more Socialize a lot more Get me “some” PS: Not to mention saving the $61.50 X 12 = $738.00 a year. I do use the term “saving” very loosely because I know I’m just going to spend it in...
You watch television to turn your brain off and you work on your computer when...– Steve Jobs
Not that I willed myself into making the call to discontinue the service, because I did not. I just could not do it. I kept putting it off and off, all along saying to myself and anybody who cared to listen that I was going to cut my cable, that I wanted to read much more, like when I didn’t have cable service. Well, that never happened. They (Time Warner Cable) had to take the initiative...
As an educated American with multiple advanced degrees, I am deeply saddened...– A comment on a Washington Post blog entry that references a particularly anti-intellectual quote from a McCain spokesman. (via caro)
There’s always a moment when you start to fall out of love, whether it’s with a...– Douglas Adams (via riotrepublic)
I don’t do drugs. I am drugs.– Salvador Dali (via vixeninthecity)
Don’t go and hold a D200 if you can’t afford one!– Comment on a Nikon D80 vs Nikon D200 flickr discussion.
slideshow on Flickr of nicole sánchez’s “Mujer”
Line up so far on my U2 Pandora Radio: Sunday bloody Sunday - U2 Every Breath You Take - The Police Daughter - Pearl Jam Just Like Heaven - The Cure Into The Heart - U2 Invisible Sun - The Police When You Were Young - The Killers Chasing Cars - Snow Patrol If I Ever Lose My Faith In You - Sting If God Will Send His Angels - U2 Moses (live) - Coldplay Need You Tonight - INXS (freaking...
Milestone of the day: a one minute headstand
vainasdeharold: Tendriamos que comenzar por definir el afamado Ni e’. Ni e’ vulva ni ano, ni e’ prostata ni ano tampoco. Es ese espacio de transicion, ese e’, ese e’, ese e’. Ahi la textura es especial.Igual, es el Ni e’ frontera, ni aqui ni allá. ——— Josefina Báez. Que cura…
Every time I see an adult on a bicycle, I no longer despair for the future of...– H. G. Wells (via rulesformyunbornson)
Pandora may pull the plug on itself →
I love pandora, It is my favorite music streaming site and it is free. I’d really hate to see it disappear. I’d gladly pay for the service if it comes down to that.
The best kind of friend is the kind you can sit on a porch swing with, never say...– Anonymous (via onherway) (via imunderpms)
La flaca duerme de dia, dice que asi al hambre engaña…– Jarabe De Palo
I found every single successful person I’ve ever spoken to had a turning point....– Brian Tracy (via onherway)
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young,...– George Washington Carver (via onherway)
I believe in God, but not as one thing, not as an old man in the sky. I believe...– John Lennon (via misscedar)
Washington Heights, el barrio más ruidoso de Nueva... →
vainasdeharold: alexperez: No shit! Gran vaina…como que en Santo Domingo eso es un maíz. Cuando tu ves que eso es lo que hace noticia en RD entonces te das cuenta lo mal que está la vaina y la mediocridad en los medios. Pana, vamos a hacer un estudio de los sitios más bullosos en RD, y el que más tranquilo es se lleva a WaHi en las piernas. Aquí en NY por lo menos se puede dar quejas y la...
Hey you, You're sexy
mzchristine: and I’m not saying it because I’m drunk… Ok maybe I am. Well, thank you. Would you still think so in the morning??? jk
Finish every day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some...– Ralph Waldo Emerson
Una parada haitiana en rd?
vainasdeharold: Pensando ayer en el post de Alex, y viendo las imágenes de la parada Dominicana aquí en NY…Me vino a la mente la posibilidad de, bueno, una parada Haitiana en la República Dominicana…y me pregunté, ¿Porqué no?…tomando en cuenta estos parámetros: Los Dominicanos nos hemos adueñado de Washington Heights…Calles a nombre de Duarte, paradas vanagloriando nuestra herencia. Los...
Think of something from your childhood. Something you remember clearly,...– Steve Grand, computer scientist and author of Creation: Life and How to Make It (via topherchris)
The sun doesn’t know its a star.– Geoff McFetridge