Soda Recipe: Homemade Ginger Ale Cookbook... →
I have been so very excited to share my new homebrewing book, True Brews, with you this week. Yesterday we gave you a little peek into the book, and today here’s one more tidbit to spark your homebrewing daydreams! I have many favorites from the book â the Peach Iced Tea Kombucha, the Mocha Stout, the Chai-Spiced Mead â but this ginger ale is The One. It’s like all your wildest...
d000000000dz i fixed my opacity i learned something from web design classs!
How to make Miso →
Miso is a traditional fermented food from Asia that has become more and more appreciated all over the world, as sushi has become a popular fast food - not only for the new flavors it brings, but al… The end of the semester came about a week and a half ago. Ryan just went back to his summer job at the Geophysical Institute, and I’ve got another week until my one stats class begins. I...
Among Giants →
Risking injury and incarceration, an environmental activist disrupts the clear-cutting of an ancient redwood grove by sitting on a tiny platform a hundred feet up in the tree canopy. Already three years into the tree-sit when filming begins, AMONG GIANTS blends vérité cinematography with intimate personal reflection to remarkable effect.
The Football Coach
textastrophe: The flyer I found outside of a gas station: My conversation with Coach Charles:
Trooper arrest under investigation after YouTube... →
Col. Keith Mallard, head of the Alaska State Troopers, learned about the viral video of his officers when someone sent a private message to the official trooper Facebook account.
The professor for my doc film class just sent out an email about a guest tomorrow in class. The guest? PBS’ NOVA Senior Executive Producer Paula Apsell. I AM FREAKING OUT.
Coachella and other things you cannot afford →
BRUNCH According to my father, food exists solely to “make turds.” Viewing food as turd fuel means: A) The word “brioche” doesn’t need to be in your vocabulary, and B) You don’t have to waste $30 every Sunday eating overpriced turd fuel in the company of women in sundresses and your hungover, financially irresponsible peers.
So this is what time zones look like in Antarctica →
Pretty trippy, right? Given that Antarctica rests on every line of longitude, you might be tempted to think the continent observes every single time zone, but this is not the case. In fact, as the maps featured here illustrate, even regions that lie along the same meridian don’t necessarily observe the same time zones, due in large part to the range of territorial...
Also: I cannot distinguish between the love I have for people and the love I...– Kurt Vonnegut Jr., Slapstick (via pleonasmus)
Dogs Wearing Pantyhose Popular in China →
I respect kindness in human beings first of all, and kindness to animals. I don’t respect the law; I have a total irreverence for anything connected with society except that which makes the roads safer, the beer stronger, the food cheaper and the old men and old women warmer in the winter and happier in the summer. so many good things in that article below.
I do not fear death, Roger Ebert →
I bequeath myself to the dirt to grow from the grass I love, If you want me again look for me under your boot-soles.
I’m totally not good enough at CSS to figure out why the opacity on my pics isn’t different on hover. I’ll figure it out eventually, haha.
The Problem With The Big Bang Theory...
butmyopinionisright: I’ve been meaning to post something about The Big Bang Theory for a while now but it’s taken me ‘till now to really understand what it is about the show that makes me uncomfortable. I’m not exactly a believer in the whole “only write about the things you like, don’t trash the things you don’t” trend which seems to be plaguing comments sections in negative articles lately,...
I buried Little Ann by the side of Old Dan. I knew that was where she wanted to...– Wilson Rawls, Where the Red Fern Grows (via ilovequotes1) tearing up just thinking about it
sowrongitsmolly: I think the saddest day in my childhood was when Billy’s dog Old Dan died from a mountain lion attack in Where The Red Fern Grows. I’m still sad about it.
SXSW As Cool And As Real As It Gets, Reports... →
AUSTIN, TX—While attending the fourth day of this year’s SXSW conference, Chicago-based marketing associate Tim Danner told reporters today that the music, film, and interactive festival is just about as cool, as alternative, and as real as it gets. “The great thing about South By is that practically everyone here is talking about the newest cutting-edge ideas, but the whole scene still has this...
Lady with a 4-year old asked me to turn off A$AP...
bitter-barista: So I was all, “no, it’s not my fault your kid is a f*king nerd.”