in london. sky news is giving a lot of news coverage over a stuck ride in miami-dade county fair. weird.
Nancy’s in the U.K. and what did she give me at the arrivals gate? Samoas, Trefoils, and Crasins. I love my mother.
i’ve maxed out my 30GB ipod now. perfect.
i wish my life was an aaron sorkin screenplay, inundated with integrity, peppered with dramatic twists, and buoyed by witty repartee.
Once upon a time, there was a king who ruled a great and glorious nation....– Banksy (via bringtheruckuss) (via ronenreblogs) (via sympathyfortheartgallery)
i am so tired of reading.
overwhelmed by the birthday wishes and amazing housemates who tried to get @conanobrien’s face on my birthday cake.
Nobody’s life template will ever lay evenly over yours. And in those times when...– John Mayer, one forty plus. - Depends on Who You Ask.
slow to the game, it just occurred 2 me that i may not b able 2 do any research/check my email when i’m n china bc of this google thing.
Josh: “Toby, come quick. Sam’s getting his ass kicked by a girl” Toby: “Ginger, get the popcorn!” Seasons 1-4 were always my favorite.
rainy oxford weather, west wing circa 1st and 2nd season, clean house, tea, and consumer society research. the conditions are perfect.
i don’t see how the oil fryer is the most convenient kitchen appliance. #jamieoliversfoodrevolution
still chained to the desk. why is my macbook self-assigning ip addresses? now laughingstock of windows housemates.
wireless internet not working in the house. only computers that are affected? macs. wth is going on?
http://tinyurl.com/y94kr68 This pic makes me miss my pens and camelbaks.
i cannot stop eating these cheese straws from marks and spencer.
there’s a woman on maury who’s afraid of cotton balls. i can’t stop laughing http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G45s4GJslGI
Hey @americanexpress I want to be with Coco in New York. Pick me! http://bit.ly/bEUqsh #amexConan
personal battle of the night: finding a hotel in knightsbridge that makes penny-pinchin mom & design-freak grace happy. so far, nil.
taking a break from researching with a pint of g&d oxford blue ice cream. yum.
Pentagram - What type are you? →
Answer 4 questions and the Freud shrink with the spazzy hands will tell you what your font type is. I got emotional, understated, progressive, and disciplined. My type is archer hairline. I’m not sure why I’m playing all these quizzes. I think it’s because I don’t want to do my research.
The VYRE Brand Quiz →
“How strongly do you associate colour and imagery with the world’s biggest and best brands? Time to find out! Take two brand related colours, a visual hint, and a cryptic verbal clue. Put them all together and you should be able to identify all 21 mystery brands.” Fun quiz! Some brands are more popular in the UK than the US. It’s interesting how living here for a few...
i hope to c lots of pix from atl @johncmayer concert (wink @poweredsugar). 1st this, then @conanobrien. of all times to go 2 oxford.
just came back from a day trip to liverpool. happy st. patrick’s day (ish).
waking up super early tomorrow for liverpool!
and now i’m craving fleur de sel caramels. what the hell is going on?!
The Selby is quickly becoming one of my favorite websites. The mission statement of Todd Selby is to offer an intimate view into the habitats of creative individuals. The attention to detail and the light-hearted, Pivot-like questionaire serve as bursts of inspiration. One of my favorite ones is the episode with The Mast Brothers, two brothers who own and run The Mast Brothers Chocolate...
now i’m craving gnocchi with good italian sausage and pannacotta. what is going on??
the more research i’m doing for my honors prospectus on post-consumerism, the more i realize that i’m meant for marketing/advertising.
also interesting is the quality of results i get from google in the uk. uk results are more interesting and have more depth.
son of a biscuit, i would kill for a corn dog!
Finished with Oxford! Time to party and travel! WOO!
just finished my last oxford paper. woo! still can’t go to @conanobrien’s show on 06/14 because i’ll be interning in china. boo!
Now I don’t like China.
Excuse me while I throw a childish tantrum in my room. I hate being a responsible adult.
OHMYGOD OHMYGOD OHMYGOD.
stumblebum. i like the rhythm of b’s.
I HAVE NEVER BEEN MORE FRUSTRATED WITH TECHNOLOGY! Trying to purchase tickets for a Dave Eggers talk and the website keeps failing!
i just discovered that mac os x’s grapher is great for typing math equations instead of using mathtype. so many lovely built-in apps. #apple
nothing like a couple of stressful morning emails from your mom to wake you up.