coffee and strange

In which ‘strange’ means ‘everything’ because everything is strange. This blog is mostly concerned with books, films, history, and general badassery, and is run by someone who may or may not be a raving lunatic.

tessladapanda:

“The cosmic perspective not only embraces our genetic kinship with all life on Earth but also values our chemical kinship with any yet-to-be discovered life in the universe, as well as our atomic kinship with the universe itself.” -Neil deGrasse Tyson

tessladapanda:

“The cosmic perspective not only embraces our genetic kinship with all life on Earth but also values our chemical kinship with any yet-to-be discovered life in the universe, as well as our atomic kinship with the universe itself.”
-Neil deGrasse Tyson

nevver:

Design Crush

The Big Sleep (1946)

(Source: humphreysbogart, via vintagegal)

fuckyeahvintage-retro:

Women in photobooths, c.1920s-70s (via)

(via solo-vintage)

weirdvintage:

The first flight of a pig took place at Leysdown, Kent, England. Lord Brabazon of Tara took the pig for a flight of about 3.7 miles from Shellbeach airfield on the Isle of Sheppey, 1909 (via)

weirdvintage:

The first flight of a pig took place at Leysdown, Kent, England. Lord Brabazon of Tara took the pig for a flight of about 3.7 miles from Shellbeach airfield on the Isle of Sheppey, 1909 (via)

(via weirdvintage)

amandaonwriting:

Coffee Comic

http://weirdthingsinbookshops.tumblr.com/post/96729560159/depending-on-perspective-it-is-an-authors-dream

weirdthingsinbookshops:

"Depending on perspective, it is an author’s dream – or nightmare: Margaret Atwood will never know what readers think of the piece of fiction she is currently working on, because the unpublished, unread manuscript from the Man Booker prize-winning novelist will be locked away for the next 100…

Episode 13: Unafraid of the Dark, Cosmos: A SpaceTime Odyssey

(Source: child-of-thecosmos)

salsmineo:

Summer Movie List — 20 / ? → Gone With the Wind [1939]

"As God is my witness, as God is my witness they’re not going to lick me! I’m going to live through this and when it’s all over, I’ll never be hungry again! No, nor any of my folk. If I have to lie, steal, cheat or kill. As God is my witness, I’ll never be hungry again!"

(Source: harrybelafontes, via vintagegal)

Gene Belcher - Feminist

(Source: eatallthecheese, via cake4queen)

nevver:

Bukowski