Sometimes I like to imagine how much better Take A Bow by Rihanna would’ve sounded if Beyoncé sang it instead because currently it holds the distinction of being the most sassless performance of a sassy song ever
'Once the exclusive province of advertising art directors, designers and teenage girls in boarding-school dormitories, mood boards and their electronic equivalents have exploded online. Not just on Pinterest, but also in the form of dopamine-boosting street-fashion blogs and cryptically named Tumblr blogs devoted to the wordless and explanation-free juxtaposition of, say, cupcakes and teapots and shoes with shots of starched shirts and J.F.K.
This kind of visual catch-bin blog has become disconcertingly common, for reasons that a cultural theorist like Walter Benjamin would perhaps be hard pressed to explain. Who knew there was such a large, mainstream market for artfully arranged pictures of other people’s stuff? Or that “curation,” that rarefied and highly specialized skill, would all of a sudden go viral?’
i get like super suspicious when i see those chat posts of conversations because it’s like if you really had a funny conversation with somebody it would be funnier if you told it like ‘so so and so was like x and then so and so so was like y and then he said z a ha hah a.’ good retelling, i appreciate the artistry of you telling it that way dog but when you format the conversation like it’s a play or something i’m wary you know like did you really have this conversation with someone or are you lonely or are you writing scripts to rehearse with yourself or what. is this real