If a picture is worth a thousand words, these photos would scream: Beyonce and Jay Z are not splitting up. On Wednesday, July 30, Bey and Jay performed their On the Run tour at Seattle's Safeco Field. The tour stop comes amid a swirl of divorce rumors. Show More Summary
Via Not Pulp Covers I might not have noticed this if I hadn't just listened to 99% Invisible's episode Feet of Engineering. It discusses the history of high heels, pointing out that no one had worn them for a long time until they were featured in pinups for our guys overseas. Show More Summary
The images from and about Gaza disseminated through social media are striking, searing, poignant and loaded with messages, proving, yet again, that a picture (or cartoon) is worth a thousand words. They range from neutral to graphicShow More Summary
Boy by the Water, Paul Gauguin, 1885via WikiArt This was inspired by the Lines and Colors post "Not the usual Gauguins" which I encourage you to check out. I discovered that what I disliked were the most recent Gauguins, not his early work. Show More Summary
Sometimes a picture really is worth a thousand words. Heidi Klum posted this snapshot of herself with Vito Schnabel on Instagram. Is this an announcement that they’re a couple? RELATED: Heidi Klum has family fun at Central Park Zoo. E! News seems to think so, saying the two are currently on a romantic vacation together. […]
A picture is worth a thousand words, as they say. For Beyonce, this old adage is one to swear by. In recent months, the singer has battled rumor after rumor that her marriage to Jay Z is on the rocks, most recently that she is apartment...Show More Summary
Title: Shinshin chinka Kattoru = Cuttlefish [Cuttlefish] ???????? Description: A cuttlefish. "Cuttle" or "Cuttle Fish" (a snack), Chishima-ya Shoten (?????). Subject (Company): Snack foods This is via BibliOdyssey which has a big selection of Taishô Posters to peruse. Show More Summary
One word sums it up : Zen. Yes, peaceful simplicity surrounds the modest designs of Japanese culture. Thousands of years steeped in tradition have influenced Japan’s architecture and interior design aesthetic, resulting in a serene and very cultural interior design. Show More Summary
If a picture is worth a thousand words — which it is, I just cashed in a picture yesterday — then a video must be even more valuable, right? So thinketh Yelp, as it says that it’s previously announced video feature is now ready for users who want to add short clips to their reviews. While we’re sure you’re practicing … [More]
Brown Beartaken by Remo Savisaar Another wonderful look at the natural world from the incomparable Remo Savisaar.This speaks to me today because I am worn out from the Beyond Cana retreat this weekend. It is good for me to shake free...Show More Summary
Hundreds of thousands of concerned citizens recently asked the FCC to protect the open Internet, but broadband providers filed comments that are the hundreds of pages equivalent of "take our word for it, everything will be fine" or "move...Show More Summary
By now, hundreds of thousands of words have been devoted to the biggest stars. I think I’ve seen more headlines about LeBron James’ jersey number crowdsourcing effort than every move the Milwaukee Bucks have made this summer. And that’s to be expected to a certain extent. Superstars can swing the power balance in a division, […]
Green Dress 3painted by Edward B. Gordon We all know I'm a big fan of Edward B. Gordon. This painting gives a good idea of why. It just draws me in.
If a picture is worth a thousand words, an Instagram pic with Liam Payne and Sophia Smith speaks volumes about their relationship. The What Makes You Beautiful heartthrob and his childhood crush were snapped over the weekend at Liam’s One Direction bandmates mother’s wedding. An accompanying post on his Twitter account made it very clear
Vincent van Gogh, Fishing Boats on the Beach at Saintes-Maries, 1888, watercolor, Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg, Russiavia Arts Everyday Living I love these colors and the summery feel of this work.
What do you get when you cross a few dozen Welsh sheep with a few thousand Korean LED lights? I REALLY DON’T HAVE WORDS WHAT TO SAY ON THIS you decide I am sure you will like the results… VIDEO INSIDE
Paul Cornoyer (1864–1923), Studio at East Gloucestervia Wikipedia I'd never heard of Paul Cornoyer until seeing him featured at Lines and Colors. He's got a style that grabbed me right away though. Check out the Lines and Colors post for more links and samples of this artist's work.
Alphonse Mucha, Summer, 1896via WikiArt I love this Art Deco style and the depiction works, right down to the sultry, languid expression.
This is a 9,000+ word guide on how to start a blog. Yep, that’s nine thousands words! Blogging still excites me so much and I absolutely love that I can roll out of bed and work from my couch or the local cafe instead of stressing out in an office. This massive article came about...
Briton Riviere, Sympathy, c. 1878via Arts Everyday Living Since we featured a cat recently, it is only fair to give equal time to a dog. This is one of my favorite paintings featuring, as it does, a dog doing what they do best — empathizing with their loved ones.