“You should read the book that you see someone on the train reading and trying to hide that they’re crying.”
“Aw, man. You made friends with them. See, friendship is the booze they feed you. They want you to get drunk on feeling like you belong.”
Lester Bangs, Almost Famous.

Dead at 46, Phillip Seymour Hoffman

A meio do Jony Ive do Leander Kahney’, meio farto. Dá para perceber a diferença entre um repórter como este e um escritor como o Isaacson. aproveitei e estou a ver como é a coqueluche du jour

No outro dia, com a tempestade “Hércules” no máximo, comentei que o melhor sítio para apreciar isto não seria necessariamente na Nazaré, mas no Algarve, para ver sítios com ondas onde nunca quebraram. (via The 100 Second Wave: Portugal’s Longest Ride | The Inertia)

“Make a move on your partner while she is in the kitchen making pasta. Press her against the stove, which she will remind you is on. Nod as she sighs and says that the kitchen has become “too predictable” and doesn’t have the same spontaneity as it used to. Remind her that you live in a 475-square-foot studio apartment and there’s literally nowhere new to go. Ask her to make enough pasta for you.


Simpsons tribute to Miyazaki. It’s delicious looking for all the references. (via http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R94Q6NhuS3A)