hoodwink.d enhanced

Tue Jun 30

Cat Ladies

arc•to•phile
[ahrk-tuh-fahyl]noun
A person who collects or is very fond of teddy bears.
Wallace

David Foster Wallace

Airwalker

Jeremy Jay

Mon Jun 29

Vernon_florida

Three Frames from Vernon, Florida

The proper study of Mankind is Man.

Alexander Pope

Chopin – Nocturne, opus 27 #2, with intervals visualized

Fri Jun 26

Post-War

M. Ward

Japanese-sewers

Japanese sewers

A poet always has too many words in his vocabulary, a painter too many colors on his palette, a musician too many notes on his keyboard.

Jean Cocteau

Thu Jun 25

yar•ak
[yar-ak]noun
(Of a trained hawk) fit and in a proper condition for hunting.

Dufus – Speak in Whispers

Play of the Waves

Pram

Wed Jun 24

_why on teaching kids to code

My Girls

Animal Collective

Elephant_hotel

The Coney Island Elephant Hotel

Sat Jun 20

Apple+Option+Fire

Hot Lava

It’s A Man’s World (1966)

di•crot•ic
[dahy-krot-ik]adjective
Denoting a pulse in which a double beat is detectable for each beat of the heart.
Basquiat

High Speed Rail plan

For sale: Baby shoes, never worn.

Hemingway short story

Fri Jun 19

Andy Warhol paints Debbie Harry on an Amiga

As long as you are rigorous and precise you can be as sloppy as you want.

Prof. Charles Leiserson

Basquiat2

Jean-Michel Basquiat

String#interpolate

class String def interpolate(assigns = {}) interpolation_context = Struct.new( *assigns.keys ).new(*assigns.values) gsub(/\{([^}]+)\}/) do interpolation_context.instance_eval do eval($1, binding) end end end end s = "Avg: {total/count}, C: {count}, T: {total}" s.interpolate :count => 20, :total => 4556 # => "Avg: 227, C: 20, T: 4556"

Tue Jun 16

Take it or leave it.

Hobson’s choice

Wedding-invitation

Wedding invitation

ec•bol•ic
[ek-bol-ik]adjective
Inducing contractions of the uterus leading to expulsion of a fetus.
Slow_loris

Slow LorisAndrew Zuckerman

Happiness is love. Full stop.

Dr. George Vaillant

Sun Jun 14

Al-capone-cell

Al Capone’s cell

dan•dle
[dan-dl]verb
1. Move (a baby or young child) up and down in a playful or affectionate way.
2. Move (something) lightly up and down.
Love is so short, forgetting is so long.

Pablo Neruda

Vissi d’arte – Maria Callas, Paris 1958

Thu Jun 11

There Should Be A Book

Lee Dorsey

Designing the lightsaber sound

Do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Roller_coaster

Roller coaster by Maurer Söhne

Wed Jun 10

Read a fucking newspaper. Please.

The Economist

Buggin’ Out ’09 – Consequence

in•ure
[in-yoor]verb
To habituate to something undesirable, especially by prolonged subjection.

Tue Jun 9

My_milk_toof

My Milk Toof

My experience is what I agree to attend to.

William James

Police slog through 40,000 insipid party pics to find cause of fire

Thu Jun 4

The sky is falling, but here we are—millions of us—sitting around trying to invent new ways to talk to one another.

Steven Johnson

Making a Softer World

This Deed

Electrelane

Tue Jun 2

Abstract
The Paxos algorithm, when presented in plain English, is very simple.

Abstract from Paxos Made Simple