The part of me that relates to Betty isn’t there anymore. I relate a little to...– = from Elisabeth Donnelly’s ‘Watching Mad Men With My Mother’.
All of the sudden bands doing ads for soft drink companies or department stores...– Chloe Lum of AIDS Wolf, On The End Of An Era (via likeapairofbottlerockets)
Then there’s the slow-slow quick rhythm of the dish that can’t be...– Simon Schama, on making bouillabaisse, that ‘finny treasure’.
Après Ski Instructor: Cuisine d'altitude: Camp... →
apresskiinstructor: I was born in 1978 in the LDS hospital in Salt Lake City just as Hotel California was cresting and then breaking and then running out onto the sand. At some point much later on, just to test the idea, I made a private agreement with myself that Hotel California was the last great rock album…
Alexander was the creator and main force behind the Temple of Man, from its...– Wonderful bit of LA history in this piece about Temple of Man, hot tub weddings, beatniks and radicals in the early LA art scene.
If you think employers should be able to deny women coverage of contraception...– Irin Carmon of Slate on the pro-choice reawakening