Want To Make A Rap Song Out Of The Rolling Stones'... →
Listen to this vocals-only track of the Rolling Stones song “Gimme Shelter.” Listen to the part that comes around 2 minutes and 50 seconds in, when back-up singer Merry Clayton is singing. Is the hair on your arms standing up? No? Then you don’t have hair on your arms. Or arms. It’s true! It works!
Andrew Rice's Top 5 Longreads of 2010 →
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Longreads: Now on Tumblr + Share Your Top 5 of...
A couple notes: 1. Longreads is now on Tumblr. Follow away. 2. The wonderful Michelle Legro of Lapham’s Quarterly (see below) has helped kick off a list-filled December. Post your own Top 5 Longreads of 2010, and we’ll reblog them. longreads: Michelle Legro is an editor for Lapham’s Quarterly (who you should be following on Tumblr!) michellelegro: If you aren’t one of the...
Supposedly ‘Even Flow’ is about homelessness—see the lines about...– The Onion A.V. Club: Whatever Happened to Alternative Nation? 1992, Seattle and Pearl Jam
The other thing is that my timing was exquisite, because I opened T.G.I....– Keep reading. [Via TMN] (via frontofbook)
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At first, Salazar’s scheme was bizarrely complex. Among other things, he...– Didn’t he see Rocky IV?