The comments on the video for Haruomi Hosono's 1984 cassette track Watering a flower are lovely. It's a pleasant change from the usual youtube toxicity. They've even been compiled into a book. (via Joe Veix)
Death Metal Grandma follows the story of 96 year old Holocaust survivor, former WW2 spy and famous songwriter Inge Ginsberg as she decides to pursue a new career: Death Metal.
We cannot have a society in which, if two people wish to communicate, the only way that can happen is through a third person who wishes to manipulate them.
Most of the clothing dumped in charity bins ends up in landfills. Bottom-line: buy less and buy better quality.
Fascinating. And makes you wonder how many other historical artifacts are recycled in plain sight