Monthly Archives: March 2017

Evening Art Break

“At the Concert (Box at the Opera)”
Pierre-Auguste Renoir (1880)

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Your Morning Cup of Links

‘London Bridge is down’: the secret plan for the days after the Queen’s death

Saffron growers look to get a foothold in the U.S.

This. Stop whining.

The French origins of think tanks

Good. More please.

Whitman’s first rule of manliness and health: eat meat

But not people. That’s very unhealthy.

America’s atheists

Conservatism for losers

Camille Paglia predicted 2017

Barbarians and the civilized

Michelangelo’s grave miscalculation

The environmentalist who unintentionally killed millions

Why youth wasn’t enough in Egypt

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Afternoon Art Break

“The Cyclops”
Odilon Redon (1914)

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Afternoon Art Break

“Still Life, Tea Set”
Jean-Étienne Liotard (c. 1781)

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Robert Graves, reluctant war poet

Take a 360 ride through a massive model train set

Plutarch’s moralism

Asshole attacks Thomas Gainsborough painting at National Gallery

HAHAHAHA perfect

You’re telling me if government doesn’t do something people will get off their asses and do it themselves? Madness! (By the way, the panic over Meals on Wheels is absurd.)

GREAT AGAIN

Congrats, taxpayers!

Why do we sleep?

What an embarrassing shitshow. Gravely insulting our closest ally on basis of a crank theory floated by a dope on Fox News.

The man who made science fiction

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Weekend Art Break

“Garden in Louveciennes in the Snow”
Alfred Sisley (1874)

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Evening Art Break

“To Beauty (An die Schönheit)”
Otto Dix (1922)

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