necto and a three-day ghetto frat party and fun people and pizza and 800 jello shots (if you’re into that sort of thing) are all adding up to one great 2012 kickoff. if only someone had some damn superglue…
“and she’s got red lipstick and a bright pair of shoes, and she’s got knee high socks, what to cover a bruise. She’s got an old dance kick she’s been meaning to use. She’s got blood in her eyes, in her eyes for you. She’s got blood in her eyes for you.” - Andrew Bird
“… it seems as if there aren’t any more rich countries. Just a whole lot of rich people. People who got rich looting the public wealth and exhausting natural resources around the world.”
“The task of our time is to turn this around: to challenge this false scarcity. To insist that we can afford to build a decent, inclusive society—while at the same time, respect the real limits to what the earth can take.
What climate change means is that we have to do this on a deadline. This time our movement cannot get distracted, divided, burned out or swept away by events. This time we have to succeed. And I’m not talking about regulating the banks and increasing taxes on the rich, though that’s important.
I am talking about changing the underlying values that govern our society. That is hard to fit into a single media-friendly demand, and it’s also hard to figure out how to do it. But it is no less urgent for being difficult.”
christmas eve is a good time to get my torrent download on.
geographer, emmy the great, knife party, the hush sound, bon iver, the cure, dressed like wolves, steve aoki (in preparation for my first edm show in february), the shins, blahblahblah
i’m normally not one to mention music in the slightest, but this is pretty exciting. and i’m transferring 10gb of music from my old mac, so little macbook pro here will finally be complete. i’ll have enough music to last me all through next semester. nom nom nom.