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Posted on 4th Jun at 12:18 AM, with 2 notes
NYC Subway Ethnography

karakanekk:

Collecting Data on the Habits of Passengers Underground

http://nyti.ms/17DqRFT

Subway rider on eye contact aversion — “I wasn’t born and raised in New York,” he reasoned. “I’m much more connected to human beings.”

Posted on 3rd Jun at 10:09 PM, with 9 notes
"‘Cultures’ do not hold still for their portraits."
James Clifford, Writing Culture: The Poetics and Politics of Ethnography (via vigorousplasmids)
Posted on 3rd Jun at 9:53 PM, with 6,253 notes
"You must be ready to burn yourself in your own flame. How could you rise anew if you have not first become ashes?"
— Friedrich Nietzsche (via lola-a-soul-traveler)
Posted on 16th Mar at 8:25 PM, with 5,642 notes

mercycorps:

From Feature Shoot:

Shot over a period of 18 months, Italian photographer Gabriele Galimberti’s project Toy Stories compiles photos of children from around the world with their prized possesions—their toys. Galimberti explores the universality of being a kid amidst the diversity of the countless corners of the world; saying, “at their age, they are pretty all much the same; they just want to play.”

See more photos.

Posted on 30th Jan at 11:08 PM, with 22 notes

thereal1990s:

Enjoy the Silence (live, 1990) :: Depeche Mode

Posted on 22nd Jan at 4:53 AM, with 25,496 notes

afternoonsnoozebutton:

simply-war:

The 6 Best Dresses At The Golden Globes

Shout out to The Onion for reminding us that there are more important things to be worried about than what celebrities are wearing.

The Onion goes hard

Posted on 21st Jan at 6:50 PM, with 11,140 notes
jtotheizzoe:

ATTENTION folks, there is currently an astronaut posting to Tumblr from space. I repeat, there is a human being, that is currently in freakin’ SPACE, posting pictures (from said SPACE) to their Tumblr blog.
There are things, called words, that are failing me, about the other things, that I am feeling.
Expedition 35 Commander Chris Hadfield: You sir, are cooler than a polar bear’s toenails.
(He’s also on Twitter)

jtotheizzoe:

ATTENTION folks, there is currently an astronaut posting to Tumblr from space. I repeat, there is a human being, that is currently in freakin’ SPACE, posting pictures (from said SPACE) to their Tumblr blog.

There are things, called words, that are failing me, about the other things, that I am feeling.

Expedition 35 Commander Chris Hadfield: You sir, are cooler than a polar bear’s toenails.

(He’s also on Twitter)

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