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rhamphotheca:

Insect ID:

Do you know what this is? Minneapolis, MN, United States

Paxon:

This is a Dog-Day Cicada (Tibicen canicularis), a rather cicada found throughout much of the Eastern 2/3 of the U.S.

http://bugguide.net/node/view/410488

http://www.cicadamania.com/genera/species.php?q=T.+canicularis

aerohistory:

Celebrating Jerrie Mock, the first woman to successfully fly around the world 50 years ago.

Buzzfeed: How An Ohio Housewife Flew Around the World, Made History, And Was Then Forgotten

Writing is a private discipline, in a field of companions.

kafkasapartment:

Stonemason Village, 1945. Erik Olson. Oil on canvas

treesong:

the sea….is a cruel mistress *smokes pipe, pegs leg*

Jack Nicholson at the 1992 Olympics.

theparisreview:

“In a decade, we’ll look back with shock at what we accepted as normal and desirable. Never before, and never again, will things be as bad. Relish it.”

Sadie Stein on the Emmy Awards and our cultural tolerance for true unnaturalness.