1. plays: 1,040

    50watts:

    "Tu La Revois" by Ria Bartok

     

  2. magazineantidote:

    "The Paris Issue viewed by Victor Demarchelier" p.105

    Introducing Zuzanna Bijoch from Next Models, wearing Azzedine Alaïa dress and tights, Longines watch, Fendi boots.

     

  3. roxygen:

    By 19th century calligrapher, Al-Qandusi. 

    (via thearabesque)

     

  4. Iceland, be back soon

     

  5. neonsinmyblood:

    Zuleika Ponsen as ‘Medusa’ - By Pierre et Gilles, 1990

     

  6. aclockworkpink:

    Antipodium S/S 2014, London Fashion Week

     

  7. youthindecline:

    The official cover to FRONTIER #2: HELLEN JO

    Debuting from Youth in Decline at Small Press Expo on September 14, 2013!

     


  8. The BBC Book Challenge

    claennis:

    1 Pride and Prejudice – Jane Austen 
    2 The Lord of the Rings – JRR Tolkien
    3 Jane Eyre – Charlotte Bronte 
    4 Harry Potter series – JK Rowling (all)
    5 To Kill a Mockingbird – Harper Lee

    6 The Bible [Not cover to cover]
    7 Wuthering Heights - Emily Bronte
    8 Nineteen Eighty Four – George Orwell 
    9 His Dark Materials – Philip Pullman
    10 Great Expectations – Charles Dickens

    11 Little Women – Louisa May Alcott
    12 Tess of the D’Urbervilles – Thomas Hardy
    13 Catch 22 – Joseph Heller
    14 Complete Works of Shakespeare
    15 Rebecca – Daphne Du Maurier [Keeps falling off my to-read list]

    16 The Hobbit – JRR Tolkien
    17 Birdsong – Sebastian Faulks
    18 Catcher in the Rye – JD Salinger
    19 The Time Travellers Wife – Audrey Niffenegger
    20 Middlemarch – George Eliot 

    21 Gone With The Wind – Margaret Mitchell 
    22 The Great Gatsby — F Scott Fitzgerald
    23 Bleak House – Charles Dickens
    24 War and Peace – Leo Tolstoy [Read first 100 pages; failed to remember anything]
    25 The Hitch Hiker’s Guide to the Galaxy – Douglas Adams

    26 Brideshead Revisited – Evelyn Waugh
    27 Crime and Punishment – Fyodor Dostoyevsky
    28 Grapes of Wrath – John Steinbeck
    29 Alice in Wonderland – Lewis Carroll
    30 The Wind in the Willows – Kenneth Grahame

    31 Anna Karenina – Leo Tolstoy [One day I will read it]
    32 David Copperfield – Charles Dickens [I think I read the dumbed down kid version way back in the day]
    33 Chronicles of Narnia – CS Lewis
    34 Emma – Jane Austen
    35 Persuasion – Jane Austen [Yes?]

    36 The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe – CS Lewis
    37 The Kite Runner – Khaled Hosseini
    38 Captain Corelli’s Mandolin – Louis De Berniere
    39 Memoirs of a Geisha – Willaim Golden [Meh]
    40 Winnie the Pooh – AA Milne

    41 Animal Farm – George Orwell
    42 The Da Vinci Code – Dan Brown [Haha!]
    43 One Hundred Years of Solitude – Gabrial Garcia Marquez [This was one crazy book]
    44 A Prayer for Owen Meaney – John Irving
    45 The Woman in White – Wilkie Collins

    46 Anne of Green Gables – LM Montgomery
    47 Far from the Madding Crowd — Thomas Hardy
    48 The Handmaids Tale – Margaret Atwood
    49 Lord of the Flies – William Golding
    50 Atonement – Ian McEwan

    51 Life of Pi – Yann Martell
    52 Dune – Frank Herbert [I think this is on my to-read list…]
    53 Cold Comfort Farm – Stella Gibbons
    54 Sense and Sensibility – Jane Austen
    55 A Suitable Boy – Vikram Seth

    56 The Shadow of the Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafon
    57 A Tale Of Two Cities – Charles Dickens
    58 Brave New World – Aldous Huxley
    59 The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time – Mark Haddon
    60 Love in the time of Cholera – Gabriel Garcia Marquez

    61 Of Mice and Men – John Steinbeck
    62 Lolita – Vladimir Nabokov [Sitting on my shelf forever]
    63 The Secret History – Donna Tartt
    64 The Lovely Bones – Alice Sebold
    65 Count of Monte Cristo – Alexandre Dumas

    66 On the Road – Jack Kerouac
    67 Jude the Obscure – Thomas Hardy
    68 Bridget Jones’s Diary – Helen Fielding
    69 Midnight’s Children – Salman Rushdie
    70 Moby Dick – Herman Melville

    71 Oliver Twist – Charles Dickens
    72 Dracula – Bram Stoker
    73 The Secret Garden – Frances Hodgson
    74 Notes from a Small Island – Bill Bryson
    75 Ulysses – James Joyce

    76 The Bell Jar – Sylvia Plath
    77 Swallows and Amazons – Arthur Ransome
    78 Germinal – Emile Zola
    79 Vanity Fair – William Makepeace Thackeray
    80 Possession – AS Byatt

    81 A Christmas Carol – Charles Dickens
    82 Cloud Atlas – Charles Mitchell [The movie does not exist]
    83 The Colour Purple – Alice Walker
    84 The Remains of the Day – Kazuo Ishiguro
    85 Madame Bovary – Gustave Flaubert [Another one sitting on my shelf forever]

    86 A Fine Balance – Rohinton Mistry
    87 Charlotte’s Web – EB White
    88 The Five People You Meet In Heaven – Mitch Albom
    89 Adventures of Sherlock Holmes – Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    90 The Faraway Tree collection – Enid Blyton

    91 Heart of Darkness – Joseph Conrad 
    92 The Little Prince – Antoine de Saint Exupery
    93 The Wasp Factory – Iain Banks
    94 Watership Down – Richard Adams
    95 A Confederacy of Dunces – John Kennedy Toole

    96 A Town Like Alice – Nevil Shute
    97 The Three Musketeers – Alexandre Dumas
    98 Hamlet – William Shakespeare
    99 Charlie & the Chocolate Factory – Roald Dahl
    100 Les Miserables – Victor Hugo

    I scored 48/100 so far.  Meh.

    27/100. Culturally illiterate by BBC standards? Maybe just in British literature…

     


  9. new url/name

    it was time to let my kalx dj name go. also, was seriously considering “vaguehague,” but since that doesn’t make any sense, this is what i’m stuck with until i come up with something else

     


  10. Coaltar of The Deepers - Dear Future

    plays: 51

    escranesque:

    Dear Future — Coaltar of the Deepers

    a solid anime opening song

    (Source: bewitchedflowermusic)

     

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  15. ldpopculturebrain:

    Watch: Don & Bobby Draper Go See Planet Of The Apes: The Musical

    (by nbdyppl)