Stanley Kubrick in his 1968 interview with Playboy:
The most terrifying fact of the universe is not that it is hostile but that it is indifferent; but if we can come to terms with this indifference and accept the challenges of life within the boundaries of death — however mutable man may be able to make them — our existence as a species can have genuine meaning and fulfillment. However vast the darkness, we must supply our own light.
via Daring Fireball.
I side with the makers, the creators, and the inventors, and its about time that the pack of clamoring would-be politicians be put on the defensive for attacking the values of those of us on this side.
via What they’re “protecting” us from – Anil Dash.
“I’d go to a banquet in honor of those Somali pirates if they served bacon wrapped shrimp.”
“I call this Turf and Turf.”
“Fish meat is practically a vegetable.”
“You had me at meat tornado.”
via Ron Swanson on food – Unlikely Words – A blog of Boston, Providence, and the world.
The view from the Teton Climbers Ranch thus morning.