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Describing Americans by generation only makes sense when most people in society are succeeding. It was hard to do in the U.S. at midcentury, but downright laughable here in the year 2014. We don’t need more sub-generations to better understand our relationship to technology. We need to ask what’s keeping people from gaining entry to the high-tech world of gadgets and internet pipes that a privileged segment of our society have enjoyed for years.
Unsurprisingly I liked this piece a lot.
It’s On Sale: Vans Authentics
The opposite of $750 Edward Greens, I present to you: $30 Vans Authentics. On sale at Shoebuy.com today only, with the the checkout code EMLSB042014. Get the shoes that Pete once described as “unimpeachable summer sneakers” (a characterization I agree with).
this is the most normcore post i’ve ever seen
Yes, but I’m worried I will leave grad school and no longer be able to speak English. I know this woman in grad school, a friend of a friend, and just listening to her talk is scary. The semiotic dialectics of intertextual modernity. Which makes no sense at all.
Chimamanda Ngozi Abichie, Americanah (2013)
And later, unrelated to the above:
She had told Blaine about it later. and there was an impatience in her tone, almost an accusation, as she added that academics were not intellectuals; they were not curious, they built their stolid tents of specialized knowledge and stayed securely in them.
Filming with hotsugar and the illustrious Dr. Neil deGrasse Tyson at the American Museum of Natural History.
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Anonymous asked: In reference to that hipster ariel meme...I'm guessing you're from austin? Lol
wow i have no idea what this is about. i think i made a reference to octopus project? that was like 3 years ago? are they from austin?
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THIS SATURDAY: my astrophysics themed monthly party at Happyfun Hideaway with #famis tumblr-users Tom & Zak! FREE!!! Come have fun IRL!
p.s.: this month’s theme is PHOTONS bc spring
Self-Confidence Forecast, 2014
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