February 17, 2014


Thoughts on life from an Us vs Them perspective

As my final year as an undergraduate comes to an end, some thoughts on life as a scientist living in a layman’s world have come to mind. To begin with, I study human language, human behaviour and social dynamics, this is also known as Anthropology or Linguistic Anthropology. Explored is the concept of Us. No, not the Unites States but a collective of people who share something, be it eating habits, a common deity, land, language or just governing power. The line in the sand which separates groups is often blown away or fuzzy depending on things like generation or even family. So this thing called Anthropology is something that exists naturally through all of us, but those who travel or find themselves surrounded by a culture different than their own may be more aware of differences than others.

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December 28, 2012


ilovecharts:

How you would like to spend your holidays vs. how your boss would like it to be spent.
-tomyassistant

Ugh.

ilovecharts:

How you would like to spend your holidays vs. how your boss would like it to be spent.

-tomyassistant

Ugh.

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August 7, 2012


therealmckoy:

Nutriarts is an art and cook collective. Cooks work with artists to visualize and bring to life in art form their most favorite culinary creations. Exhibition of Nutriart works Tribeca August 11th. Nutriarts will also be hosting a silent auction for the Jamie Oliver Foundation: an educational charity whose mission is to educate and keep cooking skills alive.Drinks and lovely foods will be served. Brought to you by Mealku Cooperative and The Real McKoy Creativewww.mealku.comwww.therealmckoy.com

therealmckoy:

Nutriarts is an art and cook collective. Cooks work with artists to visualize and bring to life in art form their most favorite culinary creations. Exhibition of Nutriart works Tribeca August 11th. 

Nutriarts will also be hosting a silent auction for the Jamie Oliver Foundation: an educational charity whose mission is to educate and keep cooking skills alive.

Drinks and lovely foods will be served. 

Brought to you by Mealku Cooperative and The Real McKoy Creative
www.mealku.com
www.therealmckoy.com

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August 2, 2012


ilovecharts:

What Your Style Of Eggs Says About You

This chart is entirely too true. For the record I prefer hard boiled eggs or omelets.

ilovecharts:

What Your Style Of Eggs Says About You

This chart is entirely too true. For the record I prefer hard boiled eggs or omelets.

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August 1, 2012


matchbooknu:

The book: Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky
The first sentence: “At the beginning of July, during an extremely hot spell, towards evening, a young man left the closet he rented from tenants in S—-y Lane, walked out onto the street, and slowly, if indecisively, headed for K—-n Bridge.”
The cover designer: Peter Mendelsund
The bathing suit: Trinity Swimsuit by Chromat. $235.

matchbooknu:

The book: Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoevsky

The first sentence: “At the beginning of July, during an extremely hot spell, towards evening, a young man left the closet he rented from tenants in S—-y Lane, walked out onto the street, and slowly, if indecisively, headed for K—-n Bridge.”

The cover designer: Peter Mendelsund

The bathing suit: Trinity Swimsuit by Chromat. $235.

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repeat from MATCHBOOK. bikinis meet their match

July 29, 2012


ryangoslinguist

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All I can utter right now are voiceless glottal fricatives.


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July 12, 2012


D.U.M.B.O.

D.U.M.B.O.

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July 5, 2012


Tree of Heaven

Tree of Heaven

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Sea Turtle

Sea Turtle

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