Archive for July, 2009

Running UpThat Hill


sliced pig

More creepy old ads. [Thanks]

“street-lit raindrops”

In William Vollmann’s Poor People. My favorite phrase of the day.

Anvil factory?


starfish = sea star

I’d never heard starfish referred to as sea stars until tonight, when I was wondering why they weren’t called sea stars in English (French étoile de mer, Spanish estrella de mar, even German: Seesterne.

But I guess they are.

The tragedy of being a sea horse…

…is that you have no fucking idea what a horse is. See also: tiger shark.