“I can’t listen to that much Wagner, ya know? I start to get the urge to conquer Poland.”—
- Woody Allen
seeing woody allen discuss american film tonight. the specifics of this goal were determined by 92Y’s programming department, but the desire to see him live and in the flesh was always a pipe dreaming of being a bucket.
I know there’s a lot of people I’ll miss, but I’m moving to the same city (L.A.) as many of them, and if I did a double-visit of NYC and Syracuse I would see almost all of the rest of them. But a lot of people I saw every day or almost every day before are now people I’ll give a phone call when I can and an occasional visit. So that’ll be hard.
Really happy about the time with friends before and during, and that my family could come up and see it all happen. I’m still excited for the next phase of things, and completely emotionally strung-out, but I can start getting some sleep now.
And I don’t want too much malaise, so I’m getting started with everything tomorrow.
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A full seven American Vice Presidents have died in office (two of them under Madison). Along with the two who have resigned, that makes 37 years and 290 days of American history in which there’s been no one holding the office of Vice President.
So, on average, the United States has run totally fine without a Vice President for one-sixth of its entire history.
The Geocities-izer allows you to make any modern webpage look like it was made by a thirteen year-old in 1996, replete with background music and dancing baby GIFs. Below is just one of the ways it can style the New York Times. Try it out.
(via Josh Samataro)
My favorite thing I’ve tinkered with online since ShadyURL.