things we hated as children: being spanked and naps
things we love as adults: being spanked and naps
retronewyork:

East 5th Street, 1980 © Brian Rose/Ed Fausty

retronewyork:

East 5th Street, 1980 © Brian Rose/Ed Fausty

(via oldnewyork)

nycnostalgia:

Columbus Ave, between 85th and 86th Streets, 1982. Sure as hell doesn’t look like this anymore.

nycnostalgia:

Columbus Ave, between 85th and 86th Streets, 1982. Sure as hell doesn’t look like this anymore.

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The Coming Information Age (Possible Book Outline)

continuations:

As I am blogging my way through the various aspects of a transition to the Information Age I am still keeping in mind that eventually I would like to gather up all the material into a book. So here is possible outline for such a book. Would love to get feedback on what’s missing (or too much),…

m3zzaluna:

brooklyn courtyards by william gale gedney, 1955 (via duke university)

m3zzaluna:

brooklyn courtyards by william gale gedney, 1955 (via duke university)

(via oldnewyork)

oldnewyork:

Nov. 21, 1950. “Cellulose Sales Co., 250 Park Avenue, New York. Accounting office.” … Large-format acetate negative by Samuel H. Gottscho. (via shorpy.com)

oldnewyork:

Nov. 21, 1950. “Cellulose Sales Co., 250 Park Avenue, New York. Accounting office.” … Large-format acetate negative by Samuel H. Gottscho. (via shorpy.com)

sweet-pea-soup:

mynotsowakinglife:

tyleroakley:

“8 New Punctuation Marks We Desperately Need”

This new punctuation system needs to be implemented immediately! 

Brilliant

(Source: tyleroakley, via fancyporpoise)

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I Was A Teenage Dial-Up Addict

the-feature:

This World Wide Web you’re looking at right now wasn’t always something most people considered worth a second glance — let alone years of nonstop staring. In fact, even some of the big info-nerds of the day ignored or dismissed it early on.

(Source: vayarevoltillo, via parislemon)