last night a guy said to me “you are very, very pretty” and i said “i know” and he said like patronisingly “you KNOW?” and i said “you think you’re the first person to ever compliment me?” and he didn’t know where to go from there
just died laughing
Not exactly a photo, but here’s an animated Wee Rex!
This is THE GREATEST EVER.
(Context: here is the OFFICIAL MERCHANDISE of this short film)
New version of Toyota FT-1 sports car concept unveiled, featuring new graphite paintwork
in case anyone was considering buying a shirt with that image, the man in the photo is requesting that people dont buy it
there’s no part of this i don’t love
There is only 1 year difference between these two actors. 24 and 25.
sometimes I’m weirded out that chihuahuas and great danes are the same species, but then look at humans
This gives me so much hope for my 35th birthday.
In 1944 a children’s book club sent a volume about penguins to a 10-year-old girl, enclosing a card seeking her opinion.
She wrote, “This book gives me more information about penguins than I care to have.”
American diplomat Hugh Gibson called it the finest piece of literary criticism he had ever read.
DSC_0403 copy on Flickr.
Elaine Stritch rests her bike, reads a note, almost causes a riot.
NEW YORK, June 26—TOLD TO KEEP HER SHIRT ON – Blonde Elaine Stritch, understudy to Ethel Merman in the Broadway hit, “Call Me Madam,” wears halter and shorts which cause her arrest in Central Park. Today she was fined $1 and told by Magistrate Emilio Jones, “A beautiful girl like you could cause a small riot and cause a large crowd to collect by removing your shirt.” “Well,” she replied, “I was there all day and nothing happened.” (AP, 1951)
Charles Babbage received funds from the English Treasury between 1823 to 1842 to build his engine. Today, we would know that engine to be more akin to a mechanical computer.
Babbage recorded his interactions with two members of parliament. It went as follows: