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Bad books on writing tell you to ‘WRITE WHAT YOU KNOW’, a solemn and totally false adage that is the reason there exist so many mediocre novels about English professors contemplating adultery.

- Joe Haldeman (via maxkirin)

gutsanduppercuts:

It’s official. This is the weirdest “Drunken Master” poster I have ever seen. It’s a case of everything right being ruined by one massive wrong.

Wait, what? Who… who is that?

gutsanduppercuts:

It’s official. This is the weirdest “Drunken Master” poster I have ever seen. It’s a case of everything right being ruined by one massive wrong.

Wait, what? Who… who is that?

vintagehenshin:

"The Cyborg-Fighting Superman, Kamen Rider! Starts April 3rd at 7:30!"

Promotional photos and advertisement for KAMEN RIDER, c. 1971.

oldbookillustrations:

The “sword and dagger” fight.

Harry Furniss, from The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

The “sword and dagger” fight.

Harry Furniss, from The magazine of art vol. 12, London, Paris, New York, Melbourne, 1889.

(Source: archive.org)

upnorthtrips:

Wu-Tang Clan - Wu-Tang Clan Ain’t Nuthing ta Fuck Wit (Live at Jack The Rapper) [1993]

Too bad this starts partway in, because I assume this is the same appearance that began this way.

A baker by Nicolas de Larmessin II. His drawings of professions are some weird shit. I actually remember seeing the sword maker one in a book I had as a kid and being deeply confused by it, because I had no context.

A baker by Nicolas de Larmessin II. His drawings of professions are some weird shit. I actually remember seeing the sword maker one in a book I had as a kid and being deeply confused by it, because I had no context.

wehadfacesthen:

Nils Asther, 1929, photo by George Hurrell

wehadfacesthen:

Nils Asther, 1929, photo by George Hurrell

stereoculturesociety:

CultureHISTORY: Fifth Avenue, 1975 - Photo by Bruce Gilden
When a picture speaks a thousand words.

stereoculturesociety:

CultureHISTORY: Fifth Avenue, 1975 - Photo by Bruce Gilden

When a picture speaks a thousand words.

upnorthtrips:

Cam’Ron - Oh Boy/Hey Ma - MTV Fashionably Loud (2002)

gutsanduppercuts:

90’s Jet Li is pretty god damn 90’s, you guys…

gutsanduppercuts:

90’s Jet Li is pretty god damn 90’s, you guys…

lostsplendor:

Coco Chanel, c. 1929 via History in Pictures on Twitter

More old fashion, I guess.

lostsplendor:

Coco Chanel, c. 1929 via History in Pictures on Twitter

More old fashion, I guess.

wehadfacesthen:

Model wearing a suit by Jean Patou in a photo by Georges Dambier, 1957

wehadfacesthen:

Model wearing a suit by Jean Patou in a photo by Georges Dambier, 1957

rubenfeld:

joeveix:

A small section of Queens that includes 60th Street, Drive, Lane, Ave, Road, Place, and Court.

I. LOVE. QUEENS.

ARGH

rubenfeld:

joeveix:

A small section of Queens that includes 60th Street, Drive, Lane, Ave, Road, Place, and Court.

I. LOVE. QUEENS.

ARGH

onepanelthentheother:

David Lynch’s Dune by Ryochi Ikegami
(Via)


Holy shit.

onepanelthentheother:

David Lynch’s Dune by Ryochi Ikegami

(Via)

Holy shit.