The Smithian

Jul 09

the project i’m working on with my husband is called HRDCVR.
thanks to our kickstarter backers, in addition to creating a soul-crushingly brilliant hardcover culture magazine for the new every1, we’re offering four virtual-ish fellowships. we’re taking apps now for two of them: the above, in writing & research, and there’s one for social media as well. coming soon: one in design, and one in content leadership.
please see this page for fellowship and other opportunities. 
also: here’s the hrdcvrlife tumblr.

the project i’m working on with my husband is called HRDCVR.

thanks to our kickstarter backers, in addition to creating a soul-crushingly brilliant hardcover culture magazine for the new every1, we’re offering four virtual-ish fellowships. we’re taking apps now for two of them: the above, in writing & research, and there’s one for social media as well. coming soon: one in design, and one in content leadership.

please see this page for fellowship and other opportunities.

also: here’s the hrdcvrlife tumblr.

Jul 07

[look of the hour]

[look of the hour]

(Source: madamgyoza, via featyagirl)

Jul 04

'In 2013, of the 30,000 students that took U.S. high school Advanced Placement computer science exam, less than 20% were female, eight percent were Hispanic, and three percent were black. No female, black or Hispanic students took the exam in Mississippi or Montana. The poorest communities, often the most diverse, have the most limited access to technology. According to a Pew Internet study, just three percent of teachers of the poorest classrooms feel that their students have access to the digital tools they need at home.'

more.

celebsoninstagram:

Kelly Rowland: “#WCW…..I know it’s Fri.” (http://instagram.com/p/qCzKIxP-ZM/)

[meaningful glance]

celebsoninstagram:

Kelly Rowland: “#WCW…..I know it’s Fri.” (http://instagram.com/p/qCzKIxP-ZM/)

[meaningful glance]


“The problem is that only recently has France begun to talk about the role of colonial troops…”

“The problem is that only recently has France begun to talk about the role of colonial troops…”

'But there must be people out there who believe the music is enough. Certainly the audience feels this way. They’re hungry for authentic. What’s No. 1 rolls off their shoulders, what speaks to their souls is FOREVER!'

more.

cinderellahope:

John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John on the set of Grease, 1978.

[meaningful glance] x2

cinderellahope:

John Travolta and Olivia Newton-John on the set of Grease, 1978.

[meaningful glance] x2

(via nearlyvintage)

[look of the hour]

[look of the hour]

[video]


….on course to become the bestselling album of the year.

….on course to become the bestselling album of the year.

'If I had to ask any of my heterosexual friends in an opposite sex marriage, which of their fundamental rights they would be willing to put to a vote, I think that would be a very difficult question to answer, if not impossible…If you ask the same people which of their fundamental rights with respect to their spouse or even their children they would be willing to put to a popular vote on the 50-50 chance they could lose…I think that's an impossible question.'

more.

ceceliaruca:

"If it will keep my heart soft, break my heart everyday."

[meaningful glance]

ceceliaruca:

"If it will keep my heart soft, break my heart everyday."

[meaningful glance]

virgilabloh:

London, UK

[how they’re doing it] in London

virgilabloh:

London, UK

[how they’re doing it] in London

[meaningful glance]

[meaningful glance]

(Source: darkskinnedblackbeauty)