Yay for upper-right quadrant! Thanks to fellow Gaucho Cindy via BuzzFeed.
Huang Qingjun has spent nearly a decade traveling to remote parts of China to persuade people who have sometimes never been photographed to carry outside all their household possessions and pose for him. Huang says, “In lots of Chinese villages, the government has delivered roads and connected them with electricity. This has been a huge … Read More
Obligatory bathroom self-portrait from Instagram.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
After people were gunned down in Seattle neighborhoods, The Seattle Times asked Geo/Prometheus Brown, a member of the Blue Scholars hip-hop act, to write a guest column. So he wrote a rap and posted the lyrics (w/ video) in the online Sunday edition (June 10th). People asked for a studio version so he quickly recorded … Read More
For the last couple of months, I haven’t been able to stop telling people to read a book called Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption. Of course, I have it listed on my sidebar as recommended reading. It’s one of the best books I’ve read recently. It’s a biography about … Read More