“Pumpkin spice doesn’t conceal the fact that there are no longer seasons, pumpkin spice has no referent in reality”
Understanding Jean Baudrillard with Pumpkin Spice Lattes | Critical-Theory.com
"Did I mention that there’s no pumpkin in your pumpkin spice latte? It’s nutmeg (and a few other spices). In other words, that delicious sip of fall you just imbibed is actually a pure simulacrum, of that fourth order."
This is perfect[ly unreal].
• 27 September 2014
“[Serious] Was Hitler literally Hitler? Couldn’t Hitler have been just figuratively Hitler? Or even just metaphorically Hitler?”
— Eternally66 on r/AskHistorian
• 29 August 2014
More fun on the DF bug tracker
The new version of Dwarf Fortress has brought with it many [terrifying], [inevitable] bugs. Some of them read like headlines from a surreal, Dwarfish tabloid newspaper.
• 28 July 2014
Black And White marble dice from Artisan Dice.
• 7 July 2014
Queen Nefertari playing Senet, 19th Dynasty
Senet is one of the oldest known board games. It has been found in Predynastic and First Dynasty burials of ancient Egypt, between 3500 BC and 3100 BC.. It was one of the most popular games of Egypt
• 6 July 2014
Bob Pepper’s art for cards from the Dark Tower board game
(via The Art Of Bob Pepper)
• 4 July 2014
This is the coolest thing ever
(Source: jonyorkblog, via snowyphantom)
• 27 June 2014
“The realization that life is absurd cannot be an end, but only a beginning.”
— Albert Camus (via introspectivepoet)
Ya know, maybe.
(Source: wikiquote.com, via introspectivepoet)
• 23 June 2014