frants:

Finally, after decades of confusion, NPR’s Planet Money explains to me exactly how Billy Ray and Louis made millions on the commodities market whilst bankrupting the Dukes in the process.

frants:

Finally, after decades of confusion, NPR’s Planet Money explains to me exactly how Billy Ray and Louis made millions on the commodities market whilst bankrupting the Dukes in the process.

"Happy" Pliny the Elder. INDEED.

"Happy" Pliny the Elder. INDEED.

Anna sleepy in the sunset

Anna sleepy in the sunset

Wisdom

It’s easy to grin

when your ship comes in

and you you’ve got the stock market beat. 

But the man worthwhile 

is the man who can smile

when his shorts are too tight in the seat.

 

"Working at a nonprofit generally involves at least some level of exploitation."

Tips By Millennials, For Millennials On Surviving Your Nonprofit Gig

Youngist, a polished Tumblr maintained by a team of under-24 year olds, has some advice on avoiding getting screwed in the nonprofit game.

(via fastcompany)

tumblrbot asked: WHAT IS YOUR EARLIEST HUMAN MEMORY?

Earliest *human* memory? My earliest elephant memories go back much further but, if you insist - it’s falling into my grandfather’s pool, and him reaching in to pull me out, when I was 2.

Daddy and daughter chill in Napa

Daddy and daughter chill in Napa

Met Anna’s hero in Times Square #toystory (at Broadway @ Times Square Hotel)

Met Anna’s hero in Times Square #toystory (at Broadway @ Times Square Hotel)

Tags: toystory

Customized motivational tools for potty training.  (at M&M World, Times Square)

Customized motivational tools for potty training. (at M&M World, Times Square)

rickwebb:

The first time I used a remote control

The first time I put on a walkman on and walked down the street

The first time I recorded a sound on my mac and played it back

The first time I played a synthesizer

The first time I used a cordless phone

The first time I tapped a BASIC program out of A+…

The first time I received an email, on PINE. They were 1,100 miles away, and didn’t need a stamp, paper or a pen.