Philip K. Dick’s Favorite Classical Music: A Free, 11-Hour Playlist | Open Culture
and Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? author Philip K. Dick, that visionary of our not-too-distant dystopian future, listen to while he crafted his descriptions of grim, psychologically (and sometimes psychedelically) harrowing times ahead? Mozart. Beethoven. Mahler. Wagner…” A Scanner Darkly
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Eggs scrambled with paprika and Trader Joe’s jalapeño honey chèvre (goat cheese), baked at 400ºF. for 15 minutes in a buttered Lodge cast-iron melting pot. It puffed up like a soufflé, but fell a little when I plated it.
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Woodford Reserve bourbon in a Spacetrawler glass. I was pretty happy that hour.
Spacetrawler is a funny science fiction web comic by Christopher Baldwin.
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2016 apparently has plenty of fucks left to give. Huge RIP-ing fucks. I blame @iamjohnoliver for challenging it. Thanks, John. Thanks a lot.
RIP Ron Glass.
My office had a visit from the Thanksgiving Spider Wednesday morning. I brought it outside so it could spread Thanksgiving cheer to everyone else.
It looks like an American grass spider (genus
Agelenopsis), with a leg span of about 1.5 inches.
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Very fresh vanilla milkshake, from milk squeezed from the cow that day. From the 4-H dairy bar at the Eastern States Exposition (The Big E) in Agawam, Mass.
Coyoty drinks a fresh vanilla milkshake. – Picturing Food & Drink!
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Blueberry ice cream made from scratch by Historic Pittston Farm of Rockwood, Maine. In the Maine Building at the Eastern States Exposition (The Big E) in Agawam, Mass.
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