Freak Out! Nile Rodgers Is Writing a Book | The... →
Rodgers has quite a story to tell: He became an overnight phenom with Chic along with late music partner Bernard Edwards. But along the way he fell into drugs, hard. He cleaned up his act in the mid 1980s and went on to become a huge producer for Ross, the B52s and many other stars, including Bob Dylan, David Bowie, Duran Duran and even Madonna (he produced “Like a Virgin”).
You’re So Wrong: Carly Simon Song NOT About David... →
The plot thickens. Really, 38 years and people still wonder?
yeahyouoverhere: countryandwestern: Marshall...
kitchenmike: doctor my eyes (jackson browne...
livinglovingmaid: D’yer Mak’er - Led Zeppelin
natface: therealestsocksinthegame: The number of tumblr cats we were able to name offhand. WE WERE ABLE TO NAME 21 CATS THAT WE HAVEN’T EVEN MET. Serious business. This is absolutely fantastic.
bloggingviatumblelog: Note to self: Be sure to listen to the entire song before posting it on Tumblr because not all of the fucking files have the entire song! God, I’m a dumbass. That’s what you get for going through your dad’s music files.
warrennotg: folkinz: night long shook up through the night by myself i wanna do the young dudes apologies out of love along the watchtower that she wants for you you need is love over the world day and all of the night my loving the young dudes
(via therealestsocksinthegame) If you ever get a dog or a cat you should name him “Peeve.” “This is my pet, Peeve.”
Personal History: Making Toast : The New Yorker →
This article is from a couple of years ago. I read that the author just wrote a memoir. It’s a sad story. This quote stuck with me: One of the few pieces of writing I have done in the year since Amy died was a book review for the Washington Post Book World. The novel was David Lodge’s “Deaf Sentence”—about a retired linguistics professor, Desmond Bates, who is losing his hearing and who...
YABAN: 42 →
dailyhuff: … And five-time World Series champion Mariano Rivera’s number. And Jackie Robinson’s! So, awesome. I’ve been 42 since last November. It’s not bad! In fact, for me, it beats 22 all to hell (that was an extra-bad year, though). I hit 42 last Oct. Is weird how I’m following all… I did it in December. I keep forgetting though. You would think I wouldn’t be asked all...
mabelmoments: John Denver Annie’s Song
Showgirls 2? Really?
Reactions: Is Tenure a Matter of Life or Death? -... →
The shootings on February 12 at the University of Alabama at Huntsville, which left three faculty members dead and two more professors and a department assistant wounded, have sparked a good deal of soul-searching within higher education. Amy Bishop, an assistant professor of biology at the university who was recently denied tenure, was arrested at the scene and has been charged with murder...
'tis me. only smaller and with a funny hat.:... →
zombienumbersix: “Oral chemotherapy is the result of many years of research hoping to improve the quality of life for cancer patients. Although oral chemotherapy may be the best treatment regimen for some cancer patients, they choose the less effective intravenous chemotherapy to avoid financial hardship. …
The 10 Most Addictive Sounds in the World →
kristinmick: lauriebreaker: fuckyeahpsychology: Forget the sound of the waves or the songs of birds, they didn’t even make the top 10. But the jingle advertising a computer chip, and object which most of us have never even seen, took the prominent second spot in our brains in terms of addiction. We strongly respond to the sound of Intel! This tells us that repetition is the key, since most...