Art is Dead. Jeans are Alive. Outtakes starring Amy Poehler.

From the Desk of Bob Mankoff 

From the Desk of Bob Mankoff 

"This is a sideways ladder because she likes to feel she’s making progress, but she’s afraid of heights."

Story People

Everything You Need to Know About How WWI Began in 4 Minutes 

Where was this 7 years ago during AP Euro 

Barack Obama sings Iggy Azalea’s Fancy in the best video I’ve seen all day 

"

Last year, you published your first picture book. How was that experience different from writing for adults?

Writing for adults does not afford me the opportunity of illustrations featuring a brave little sweet potato surviving thunderstorms and the sneers of condescending vegetables.

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Amy Bloom| NYT Sunday Review of Books 

comedycentral:

Aubrey Plaza stopped by The Daily Show to talk about her new film, “Life After Beth.” Watch here.

On being workaholics:
Jon Stewart:  I have found that…people always say you need to relax and take some time…but I always find that there’s a very small window between ‘Wow its so good to be with my thoughts again’ and ‘You failed everyone that ever loved you.”
Aubrey Plaza: “…yeah I live in a constant state of regret.”

comedycentral:

Aubrey Plaza stopped by The Daily Show to talk about her new film, “Life After Beth.” Watch here.

On being workaholics:

Jon Stewart:  I have found that…people always say you need to relax and take some time…but I always find that there’s a very small window between ‘Wow its so good to be with my thoughts again’ and ‘You failed everyone that ever loved you.”

Aubrey Plaza: “…yeah I live in a constant state of regret.”

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92…Is the number of books on my “to read” list after completing week 5/6 at the publishing course. An inverse relationship is growing between the number of books I want (NEED) to read and the amount of free time I have, which currently has been reduced to:
before I’m ready to be fully awake
before I’m ready to be fully asleep
Subway rides
Train rides
The three minutes before lectures begin when most people are looking at Instagram or texting.

92…Is the number of books on my “to read” list after completing week 5/6 at the publishing course. An inverse relationship is growing between the number of books I want (NEED) to read and the amount of free time I have, which currently has been reduced to:

  • before I’m ready to be fully awake
  • before I’m ready to be fully asleep
  • Subway rides
  • Train rides
  • The three minutes before lectures begin when most people are looking at Instagram or texting.

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Verizon Commercial 2014 | Inspire Her Mind 

"How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives" 
-Annie Dillard

"How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives" 

-Annie Dillard

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