livelymorgue:

May 3, 1968: “There were no sticks or pucks and the only ice around was in the drinks,” reported Enid Nemy in The Times, describing a specially invented version of hockey at the St. Regis Hotel, where the elite bounced a balloon around a ballroom at a benefit for the Girl Scouts. “It turned out to be a rather ephemeral version of basketball,” Ms. Nemy wrote. The game had a penalty box (another table), referees and rules, with teams even opting for the balloon over a beach ball for fear of breaking the chandeliers. Opposing players had gardening gloves to know whose side they were on, and the “mistress of ceremonies” said “kicking or dribbling was permitted but warned against biting, gouging or breaking balloons with fingernails.” “I’m glad I’m crippled and can’t play this game,” said one observer, who had hurt his wrist in an accident. Photo: Larry C. Morris/The New York Times

livelymorgue:

July 10, 1960: In Southern California, delegates descended on the Los Angeles Memorial Sports Arena to nominate the Democratic candidate for president; John F. Kennedy won on the first ballot, almost doubling the votes that went to Lyndon B. Johnson. This photo adorned The Times Magazine cover, which provided a sort of guide to the convention’s goings-on, the “big powwow.” Photo: The New York Times

roryblank:

To anyone complaining about getting the new U2 album, all I have to say is that’s what you get for only skimming over the end user agreement, where, in paragraph 187, it grants Apple explicit rights to put U2 albums on your computer at any point that it deems it appropriate or necessary.

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nevver:

Things I WOULD Wish Upon My Enemies Part III

nevver:

Things I WOULD Wish Upon My Enemies Part III

pdlcomics:

New Roommate

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=YRDpXyZFn1Q

nevver:

Up all night

nevver:

Up all night

fuckyeahbehindthescenes:

Due to much of the animosity aimed towards Jar-Jar Binks in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999), the working title of Episode II was “Jar-Jar’s Big Adventure”.
Star Wars Episode ll: Attack of the Clones (2002)

fuckyeahbehindthescenes:

Due to much of the animosity aimed towards Jar-Jar Binks in Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999), the working title of Episode II was “Jar-Jar’s Big Adventure”.

Star Wars Episode ll: Attack of the Clones (2002)

Chesley Bonestell (1888 – 1986)

nevver:

Snake facts

nevver:

Snake facts