eastatlanta: n. the smallest measurable unit of human connection, typically exchanged between passing strangers—a flirtatious glance, a sympathetic chuckle, a nod of mutual respect, a shared laugh about some odd coincidence—moments that are fleeting and random and unexceptional but still contain powerful emotional nutrients that can alleviate the symptoms of feeling alone.\ … I only know...
pastabsolutezero asked: I bought the anthropologie dress a while bac when it first came out. The one with the polka-dots. It's amazing, I wear it all the time. I recommend getting it. :)
'The Office's' Mindy Kaling Comedy Gets Pilot... →
charlotte-charles: occupypawnee: amoreinfinito: She will write, executive produce and star in the comedy about a Bridget Jones-type doctor trying to navigate her personal and professional lives. Fox is getting into the Mindy Kaling business. The network has officially picked up to pilot an untitled comedy from The Office’s Kaling that would star the writer-actress as a young Bridget...
People who are cocky and wrong. Elaine May. Walter Matthau. Goofy faces. Stupid...– Amy Poehler, on What Makes Her Laugh (via themergencyflashlight (via megalong) Fake arguments, real slapping, earnest porn. (via pearlo) “People who are cocky and wrong”. Well, that explains why she likes Will Arnett. That’s his bread and butter. This also describes my...
afternoonfaun: “Beanbag Chair” - Yo La Tengo “I...
In the nineteenth century, teenagers merely aspired to have a marriage that...– Chuck Klosterman, Sex, Drugs, & Cocoa Puffs (via bellephant-always-forgets) This is actually depressingly accurate.
This book gives me more information about penguins than I care to have.– In 1944 a children’s book club sent a volume about penguins to a 10-year-old girl, enclosing a card seeking her opinion. She wrote, “This book gives me more information about penguins than I care to have.” American diplomat Hugh Gibson called it the finest piece of literary criticism he had ever...
Conversation I heard today at the toy store...
thepaisleyelf: Man 1: Look, Spongebob stuff! Do you want one? Man 2: No, I’m trying to quit. Man 1: But you love Patrick! Man 2: *sighs* Yeah, I really do.
Sometimes I doubt your commitment to sparkle motion.– Sylvia Plath (via incorrectsylviaplathquotes)
observation: The West Wing's jaunty outro theme is...
e.g., when Josh finishes explaining to Charlie the genocidal tactic of forcing family members to rape one another as an act of war and then stares in horror at a mass of slaughtered bodies lying in piles and then FUN FLUTE. get a sad and meaningful flute outro, bros.
The most remarkable thing about you standing in...
kermitthefrrog: So i’m submitting my paper to my teacher on the submission website and i clicked the wrong file to send her. I sent her this gif on accident.
"I find competitiveness so feminine in tall...
Toby Ziegler, don’t ever change.
stankubrick: Ron Howard gives an update on new Arrested Development. thebluthcompany: What is the status of Arrested Development? Do you have any idea when you might actually film that, and are you excited that it’s finally going to happen? HOWARD: There’s not a specific…
People are saying it's too soon for Joe Paterno...
concertinahero: stfuconservatives: cognitivedissonance: afternoonsnoozebutton: mohandasgandhi: I’m done here. OHHHHHHH!!! this is quite probably the only thing I will reblog on this subject. ^agreed
Shoot for the moon, even if you miss, you still...
This is a Robert Pattinson appreciation post. I...
fireplacegirl10: I adore R-Pattz.
Leo McGarry: Toby, an encouraging word from you to Sam wouldn't be totally out-of-line.
Toby Ziegler: Sam doesn't need to be patronized. He'll shake it off.
Leo McGarry: It'll make him feel better.
Toby Ziegler: I don't want him feeling better. I want him feeling mad. Is there anyone you'd rather have as a blood enemy less than Sam? That's how I want him.
Leo McGarry: You know, it was a screw-up. But I gotta say, I love the way he did it full-speed, bam. Like there's a Sam Seaborn-shaped hole in the wall.
Just watched this episode!
You never come back, not all the way. Always there is an odd distance between...– Marya Hornbacher
We are the girls with anxiety disorders, filled appointment books, five-year...– Courtney Martin (via air-light-time-space)
Michael: Wow! I cannot believe this yogurt has no calories! Pam: no one said it has no calories. For some reason, this is one of my absolute favorite Office moments.