"I was recently denied a writing prize because they said I was lazy."
— Lydia Davis’ two-sentence long short story that’s part of the collection which won the Man Booker for 2013.
"Our machines are disturbingly lively, and we ourselves frighteningly inert."
— Don’t know who said this, but I got it from somebody’s email signature (the person has a twitter account named “cyborgasm.”
The above is the winner of this year’s Doodle 4 Google art contest.
The artist is 14 year old high schooler Sabrina Brandy from Sparta, Wisconsin.
The theme was “My Best Day Ever,” (reminds me of the song from Spongebob), and Sabrina responded with a memory of when she was 10 and her father returned home after an 18 month deployment in Iraq.
HBO’s Behind the Candelabra promises to be an interesting biopic of Liberace, played by Michael Douglas, and his longtime companion with a tortured soul, Scott, played by Matt Damon.
Two actors celebrated for their masculinities, playing the roles of men who subverted gender norms in their day!