Artist Jonas Dahlberg has been chosen to create three memorials, one of which cuts a 3.5m slit in the landscape, to remember the victims of Anders Behring Breivik. Read more
Picture: Jonas Dahlberg Studio
“Any city gets what it admires, will pay for, and, ultimately, deserves. Even when we had Penn Station, we couldn’t afford to keep it clean. We want and deserve tin-can architecture in a tinhorn culture. And we will probably be judged not by the monuments we build but by those we have destroyed.”
NYT: Farewell to Penn Station, 1963
wow this is incredibly depressing
20 years ago today, on July 18, 1993, Rage Against the Machine protested against the Parents Music Resource Center at Lollapalooza III by standing naked onstage with duct tape covering their mouths and the letters PMRC on their chests. The band used up their performance time without playing any songs. The only sound emitted was audio feedback from Tim and Tom’s guitars. (x)
"The brilliant reason for that," Brad Wilk explains, "was Zack blew his voice out that day. Couldn’t sing. It was either cancel or do a half-ass show. We were in Philadelphia - the birthplace of American independence - and thought, ‘We need to take advantage of this, is everybody cool with being naked?’ ‘Yeah, yeah, yeah.’" (x)
My dad and I were in a hotel and he tried the coffee and smiled and said “ahh, it’s like making love in a canoe.” and I said, “it’s that good?” and he stopped smiling and looked me in the eye and said, “no, it’s fucking close to water" before pouring it down the drain really dramatically and walking away.
Andrew Putter: Native Work (Capetown, South Africa)
This new installation comprises 21 black-and-white photographs of contemporary black Capetonians….
Why did Benedict Cumberbatch walk on stage with the cast of Twelve Years a Slave?
because he’s a fucking douchebag
He is in the fucking movie dipshits
lupita “i look good on everything i wear” nyong’o
I was rewatching mad men and i’m around the part where she meets HENRY and it got me thinking about having a crush on someone and how it can...
- “Wait, these are actually hella cute questions.”— 1. Who was the last person you held hands with?
2. Are you outgoing or shy?
3. Who are you looking...
if u think my constant vocal feminism is annoying imagine how annoying the patriarchy is to me