Me: Play songs by Jacques Ibert
iPhone: Playing songs by The Pointer Sisters
Me: Play Saxophone
IPhone: Playing songs by Mozart
Me: Play Fuck you
iPhone: Playing playlist iTunes
The ride home from work…
Love means to commit oneself without guarantee, to give oneself completely in...– Erich Fromm (via germanheit)
town hall |toun hôl| |taʊn hôl| noun 1. a building used for the administration of local government. 2. a type of meeting used by uneducated or nonsensical people to argue in circles.
The diamond engagement ring is a 63-year-old invention of N.W.Ayer advertising...– 10 Reasons Why You Should Never Buy Diamonds (via poortaste) (via fascinatingryan)
Reasons why we're moving...
- I am tired of being asked for money in the 10 minute walk between my apartment and the train. - I am tired of dealing with neighbors who have on consideration for others and also feel I owe them respect or need to defer to them because of my race or gender. - I am tired of looking out my window and seeing police have people pulled over and being patted down outside my building. - I am tired...
This is an outstanding commentary. Worth a "read... →
Not near the lake, but no problem with pets. 2 br/1 ba, in unit washer and dryer, central air, garage, the building has a fitness center and a rooftop deck. On the 4th floor, elevator, doorman. Oh, and the best part… Exposed brickwork and ductwork. The building dates from the 20s and used to be the Floresheim Shoe Factory. It’s a Chicago Historic Landmark building. ...
I Love Jet Noise
Will: Why are there military planes flying over?
Jason: (silence) Um... I dunno...Oh it's the air show. You live in airspace for so long, you zone that noise out.
The essence of the beautiful is unity in variety.– Felix Mendelssohn
Places I'd like to visit that very few people will...
Alaska Mongolia Madagascar Turkey Uzbekistan Fiji
Gripes #2-5 (and 6)
I wish there were a few things I could change about iPhone 3.0: - I wish the compass icon and the clock icon were not so similar. I know a compass kinda looks like a clock, but make the border yellow or red or something, not dark brown when the clock’s border is black. - I HATE “Shake to Undo” WITH A PASSION. PLEASE can there be a way to turn the feature off?! - I know...
I am a big fan of the click and hold on the dock icon to quit an open application rather than the other 2 or 3 ways you can quit in OSX, but I wish (even if it were a preference) I could drag the icon of an open app off the dock and it would quit the app. Why am I so impatient to not wait the 1.4 seconds it takes for the menu to show up? Or too lazy to do a secondary click? Bah.
Jason bakes bread
So I was made privy to a food blog that has some pretty amazing recipes and if you don’t pay too much attention, you don’t really notice they are all vegetarian, natural and pretty good for you. The blog is http://www.101cookbooks.com/ and if you like to cook or just read about and look at nice photos of tasty food, I suggest you check it out. I made a 9 grain bread from this site...
Cooper has a new blog!
Cooper, my dog, has a blog now, so he would appreciate you following him if you’d like to keep up on his exploits. ;) bagelhound.tumblr.com