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Six Amazing Songs That Illustrate What it Means to Be Human. Music produces a kind of pleasure which human nature cannot do without.

Six Amazing Songs That Illustrate What it Means to Be Human

~Confucius I just took a look at CNN’s site and it was, as usual, boasting its favorite palette of troublesome nouns and verbs. Funwari Milk-chan: Breast-shaped plushies. 19 Oct 2007 From character goods maker JUN Planning comes a series of mammary-shaped plush toys known as Funwari Milk-chan ("Fluffy Milk") and friends.

Funwari Milk-chan: Breast-shaped plushies

According to the official Funwari Milk-chan website, these mildly naughty plushies are modeled after the palm-sized inhabitants of Milk Village, a quiet southern hamlet the size of Tokyo Dome. IT´S ALL ABOUT... Design Crush. No Ordinary Rollercoaster — Just Gay Enough. The Steel Closet. Dialog with Paulette Pascarella. The thing about German-born Interior Designer Harry is. . . he is not a formula.

Dialog with Paulette Pascarella

His bespoke heritage pushes the boundaries of the current commonplace beige palettes. His unexpected and magical uses of color and objects are expressed in interiors of striking variety. The result of his vision is a bit of; fashion designer Matthew Williamson meets Auntie Mame in Manhattan. All about the sophistication of the mix, all about the statement. ReubenMiller. There's nothing like cute salt and pepper shakers to make an ordinary meal on an ordinary seem a little brighter.

ReubenMiller

Above, Koziol of Germany created these birds on a tree salt and pepper shaker set. You can buy it here. Dallas Clayton. Geek with curves. The Puzzler. How to Make Anything Signify Anything. Detail from a photograph of World War I cryptographers trained by William and Elizebeth Friedman, Aurora, Illinois, early 1918.

How to Make Anything Signify Anything

By facing either forward or sideways, the soldiers formed a coded phrase utilizing Francis Bacon’s biliteral cipher. The intended message was the Baconian motto “Knowledge is power,” but there were insufficient people to complete the r (and the w was compromised by one soldier looking the wrong way).Included as a pull-out poster in issue 40, Knowledge Is Powe is also available for purchase in an unfolded version suitable for framing. To see a large version of the full photograph, go here. Decoded version is here. What a 'Liberal Media' Might Look Like. Editor’s Note: For decades now, the American Right has pushed the myth that the national U.S. news media is “liberal,” even though the owners are mostly wealthy corporations run by rich executives who generally favor Republicans over Democrats.

What a 'Liberal Media' Might Look Like

And that was true even in the days before Fox News and right-wing-dominated talk radio. Even the limited inroads of liberalism in media have been under pressure in recent days with MSNBC’s ouster of liberal icon Keith Olbermann and AOL’s purchase of HuffingtonPost (raising new questions about Arianna Huffington’s ideological sojourns). However, in this essay, Lisa Pease contrasts what today’s media is versus what a “liberal media” might look like: I’m surprised that otherwise intelligent people continue to believe the myth that the media is “liberal.”  The Best In Sci-Fi & Fantasy, News, Reviews, Graphic Novels, comics and more!

Unruly things. Pruning back the power of the executive branch - Pruning Shears. Aram Bartholl. UPDATE: Awesome opening yesterday night!!

Aram Bartholl

Thx to everyone for showing up! Thx to all the artists participating in this show!! & thx to xpo gallery making this possible!! Full press release and descriptions of the works below. Maryannaville. The Best Chocolate Mousse of Your Life Under 5 Minutes : Cafe Fernando – Food Blog - chocolate mousse recipe - herve this - Chocolate. December 22nd, 2010 | Category: Chocolate Two ingredients (seriously, only chocolate and water) and five minutes later, you will be eating The Best Chocolate Mousse of Your Life.

The Best Chocolate Mousse of Your Life Under 5 Minutes : Cafe Fernando – Food Blog - chocolate mousse recipe - herve this - Chocolate

I promise. And you don’t even need any fancy kitchen gadgets. YOU MIGHT LIKE THIS < we saw this and thought of you > - Part 2. On Friday night a few old friends and I went to a Friday the 13th gig featuring the likes of Melbourne regulars Rat VS Possum and Montero playing alongside the unique and painfully-hip emotive electronica of John Maus from the US-of-A. I was expecting the usual from Mr Maus- A geeky guy standing behind a MacBook Pro, pretending to line up another loop on his midi pads and tweak the treble while placidly delivering moody vocals channeling a despondent Ian Curtis. What we got was something incredible, frightening, psychotic, unique, and genius. The entire croud, me included, started the set in disbelief. Here’s this dude just fuckin’ yellin’ and screamin’ and smashing his head on the mike and going totally mental.

A LOT OF MIX. A Bird in the Hand. A home far away. It's oh so kawaii. Everyday Beauty. 10th Muse. Le Divan Fumoir Bohémien. Myportobello. T a t i e l l e. What Possessed Me. Dear Dad, We're in the polar vortex this week, and last week we had a blizzard.

What Possessed Me

I know I'm not supposed to talk about the weather, but you would've really liked this storm – you would've thrown on your loden coat, duck boots and tam o' shanter and jauntily stomped down the length of sixth avenue, your mustache collecting flurries. Frau Liebe. Home / ShortList Magazine - A free lifestyle magazine featuring style, movies, technology, gaming, competitions, quizzes and more. Vice Magazine. Nick Sagan Online. (Silver Spring, Md.) -- Science Channel has signed sci-fi writer Nick Sagan, son of famed astrophysicist and television icon Carl Sagan, to an exclusive development deal, Debbie Myers, general manager and executive vice president of programming for Science Channel, announced today.

Nick Sagan Online

Sagan is represented by Creative Artists Agency. Sagan will be working closely with Science Channel’s production team, hosting and developing new series and specials for the network. “I’m thrilled to be working with the Science Channel,” Nick Sagan said. “A chance to shine a light on the wonder and exciting possibilities of science with such a smart and talented team is a dream come true for me. It’s very gratifying to me personally, and it’s also a way to honor my family,” Sagan added.

I can see November on my TV… so I turned it off « Margaret and Helen. Margaret, all it takes is ten minutes of channel surfing and you quickly find out that the number of problems facing America seem to correspond with the number of channels offered on cable television. I told Harold to cancel our subscription and get out the old rabbit ears. If Glenn Beck hasn’t met a half-man-half-monkey yet, he didn’t get out much during his rally.

There was more knuckle dragging on the National Mall that day than the National Zoo… about 89,000 more. ElLf houSE — сайт, который Вас радует! Berkeley Mails Coat Hangers to Congress. Oh, Berkeley. You've still got it. I admit, I doubted. Fogonazos. Atlas Sailed. What could be more fun than a 7-day cruise with a bunch of libertarian assholes? Nothing, that’s what. Imagine going Galt for a relaxing seven days, away from the looters and moochers who resent your ability to achieve and create. Your sun-splashed days will be spent lounging on a chaise idly flipping through your highlighted copy of Atlas Shrugged while refreshing beverages are delivered to you by swarthy foreigners whom you don’t even have to tip! Later, it’s a trip to the Lido deck for lunch as you watch Nick Gillespie strut around the pool in his black leather Speedo.

Sound like fun? Good 50×70 2008 » Human rights violation. SHORTS - SIXTEEN SERIOUS QUESTIONS RAISED BY RUDOLPH THE RED NOSED REINDEER! 1.) WHY IS SANTA SUCH A COMPLETE BASTARD? I'm going to say he has a chemical disorder, probably Bipolar. WORLD RANKINGS-TOTAL DEATHS. The Quest For Every Beard Type. Charlie Todd. Tips for Single Ladies (1938) Failure: It's an option. Exploring Tomorrow. Vanilla & lace.

THANK GILLIGAN IT'S SAFE FOR WORK. Stinque. Strange Maps. 10 Best Places To Live In 2011 (Quality of Living Index) Nickdrake. Sweet Station. Sarah Small.