it was again the evening that drew me back to the field where I could sense no...– Joanna Klink, from “Toward what island-home am I moving,” Poetry, November 2012 Joanna Klink joins Bob Dylan, D.A. Powell, and more as a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. (via poetrysince1912)
10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicine
mentalflossr: There was a time when you could have subsisted on graham crackers, Moxie, and Goo-Goo Clusters and called it a healthy diet. More: 10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicine
i am Happy
The optimist thinks this is the best of all possible worlds. The pessimist fears...– J. Robert Oppenheimer (via ecocides)
5 Signs Humans Are Still Evolving
mentalflossr: Sign #1: We’re losing our wisdom teeth.
Look Around Yourself For Once
“why do people complain about there life. How hard and unfair it is. How they should be getting better grades and how the should have a better job. I guess these people have never been to places where people don’t have educations or jobs and everywhere you look there are people starving and dying. People need to start looking at the world more, instead of their computer screens or...
Today Mr. T Turns 60
mentalflossr: Happy birthday, Laurence Tureaud! Here he is playing the White House Santa in 1983.