Thursday, December 23, 2010

now that I'm a do check-out and bagging at a grocery store, it's good to know...

Sunday, December 19, 2010

"[Adam] Smith's real question, it turns out, was not the economist's question, How do we get richer and poorer?, or even the philosopher's question, How should one live? It was the modern question, Darwin's question: How do you find and make order in a world without God?"

- Adam Gopnik, "Market Man: What did Adam Smith really believe?" in The New Yorker, Oct 18, 2010

Some version of that modern question was what the Sociology department at Mizzou was trying to answer. It didn't make sense to me.
"The first lesson reading teaches is how to be alone."
- Jonathan Franzen, How to be Alone: Essays

tulle on my face all the time!

(jakandjil) - lanvin and h&m

Sunday, December 12, 2010


(credit where credit is due)
Task: List the clues that tell you that this photo was taken in France and not in America.