Everyday Escapist

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How the Strand sells print books to ebook readers

mostlysignssomeportents:

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Avi Solomon snapped this pic of the window display at NYC bookstore The Strand lauding the virtues of their “Real books priced lower than ebooks,” including the fact that you can read them during take-off and landing.

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Lol

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— 2 days ago with 117 notes
A Dragon Cannot Be Killed By Fire Or Bad Parenting →

a-javarod:

(I work at a popular amusement park. A family with children comes in with their children. There are two boys and two girls in a toy gift store.)

Mother: “Okay, you guys can pick one toy each!”

(The one daughter picks a very pink and fluffy stuffed animal, while the boys pick a toy bow and…

What … The …

*stares*

(Source: notalwaysright.com)

— 2 days ago with 1 note
One of our roses is enjoying the extra rain and slightly cooler weather.

One of our roses is enjoying the extra rain and slightly cooler weather.

— 3 days ago with 1 note

I really made art this weekend, but I was also busy with household things. I pressure canned several quarts of soup stock, and in the middle of batches, part of my canning rig came apart. Exciting (and alarming!) times.

Maybe I will get to fire up the scanner tomorrow and share some stuff. G’night, everyone.

— 3 days ago
stevehansenceramics:

Steve Hansen

A mug with Duchamp’s fountain? Yes, please. I’ll make room for it!

stevehansenceramics:

Steve Hansen

A mug with Duchamp’s fountain? Yes, please. I’ll make room for it!

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— 5 days ago with 9 notes

dakotaaaa:

I can’t stop drawing parts of this Beau and the Beast fairytale adaptation set in the American South that I am never going to actually make.

If this person doesn’t finish this idea, I might write it myself.
*determined face*

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— 6 days ago with 9774 notes
zaftigzine:

A Surreal Illustration by Rosemary Valero-O’Connell
Full Issue Here

I’m reblogging this because it’s a really cool illustration, but also because it’s weirdly like a dream I had well over ten years ago that I still sit around and think about sometimes.

zaftigzine:

A Surreal Illustration by Rosemary Valero-O’Connell

Full Issue Here

I’m reblogging this because it’s a really cool illustration, but also because it’s weirdly like a dream I had well over ten years ago that I still sit around and think about sometimes.

— 1 week ago with 24 notes
crazycatladyclothing:

GET THEM HERE: Classic Crazy Cat Leggings

I need these leggings for my winter wardrobe!

crazycatladyclothing:

GET THEM HERE: Classic Crazy Cat Leggings

I need these leggings for my winter wardrobe!

— 1 week ago with 106 notes