For 12 years Americans have been told a nice little story about who the bad guys...– Aasif Mandvi on The Daily Show with Jon Stewart (via simply-war)
The Church of Celebrity: They're NOT REAL, girls!... →
thechurchofcelebrity: Around 60 fans of the band were on hand as the models were unveiled at Madame Tussauds in London Unveiling: The One Direction waxworks were unveiled at Madame Tussauds in London on Thursday Overcome: Despite the fans just seeing the waxworks, they still appeared to be overcome with…
Park Geun-hye to be sworn in at 10 a.m. KST
koreastandardtime: That’s 8 p.m. Eastern time in the U.S. (i.e., the same start time as the Academy Awards telecast). Click here to watch a live stream of the inauguration. It’s sad that the Academy Awards are more important to the world than this.
I always feel bad if I follow with my wrong account. This results in unfollowing, then following on the right account. I need to be more careful. Deleted the about me page since it is old. A more relevant, updated one is in the works. On my new blog, I’ll be starting 3 secondary ones. This might keep me busy, which means less time to scroll through dashboard, which means less from this...
KOREA STANDARD TIME: N. Korea vows to 'target' the... →
koreastandardtime: North Korea’s National Defense Commission has issued a characteristically overheated response to the United Nations Security Council’s unanimous resolution condemning Pyongyang’s Dec. 12 launch of a long-range rocket and satellite. Some excerpts:
Samuels: You told Godard that you prefer as often as possible to replace image with sound. Why?
Bresson: Because the ear is profound, whereas the eye is frivolous, too easily satisfied. The ear is active, imaginative, where as the eye is passive. When you hear a noise at night, instantly you imagine its cause. The sound of the train whistle conjures up the whole station. The eye can perceive only what is presented to it.