On my way home, I sat next to a woman who was holding and umbrella with a handle from a samurai sword. She said the guys in her office declared the umbrella to be the coolest umbrella in the world. Unfortunately, I couldn’t get a photo.
How come California’s institutions can’t let a small business operate peacefully? Does everyone have to belong to a corporation?
On the 65th anniversary of Gandhi’s assassination, we look back at Margaret Bourke-White’s iconic photo of the civil-disobedience pioneer in 1946, and the story for which the picture was originally made.
(Margaret Bourke-White—Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images)
A early attempt at writing from a few years ago. it’s about a whiny pig who can only get dates with supermodels.
Cooking is at once child’s play and adult joy. And cooking done with care is an act of love.
—Craig Claiborne- American restaurant critic, food journalist and book author (via lunchhournyc)