the adjective librarian

Jul 27

The Unbearable Whiteness of Librarianship -

[video]

Jul 26

If Charlie Parker Was a Gunslinger, There'd Be a Whole Lot of Dead Copycats: Radio Free Gunslinger #80:A Wail That is Heard Upon the Shore -

 A Wail That is Heard Upon the Shore

First Sequence:
Henry Mancini - Fallout!
Stan Kenton & His Orchestra - The Rumble
Skip Martin - Hammer Blow
Irving Joseph - Stool Pigeon
Elmer Bernstein - Smear

Second Sequence:
Shy Limbs - Reputation
Dave Justin - You Outside
Cardboard Orchestra - Yes, I Heard a Little Bird
The Actress - Great Job With Prospects
Tomorrow’s Thoughts - Night is Like Day

Third Sequence:
Annie Ross - Farmer’s Market
Eddie Jefferson - Body and Soul
Thana Alexa - Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat
Bob Dorough - Nothing Like You
Jon Hendricks & Art Blakey’s Jazz Messemgers - Moanin’

Fourth Sequence:
Mantovani - Old Folks at Home
Jerry Lee Lewis - Old Black Joe
Thomas Hampson - Sweetly She Sleeps, My Alice Fair
Billy Vaughn - Massa’s in de Cold, Cold Ground
Mavis Staples - Hard Times, Come Again No More

Summation:
Leonard Bernstein - Prelude, Fugue and Riffs
(London Symphony Orchestra; Lawrence Leighton-Smith, cond.; 
Richard Stoltzman, soloist)

Jul 25

fotojournalismus:

UN Photo Archive Tells Story of Palestinian Exodus

fotojournalismus:

UN Photo Archive Tells Story of Palestinian Exodus

Jul 24

[video]

Jul 23

(via a-b-a-d-d-o-n)

Jul 22

Marshall Rogers
Detective Comics #466
I cropped this one and lost the source too! It must’ve been a bad day.

Marshall Rogers

Detective Comics #466

I cropped this one and lost the source too! It must’ve been a bad day.

Jul 21

(Source: itsbluepanda, via iamdaylight)

Jul 20

[video]

Jul 19

oldbookillustrations:

Olivia: Well, come again to-morrow; fare thee well.
William Heath Robinson, from Shakespeare’s comedy of Twelfth night : or, What you will, by William Shakespeare, New York, 1908.
(Source: archive.org)

oldbookillustrations:

Olivia: Well, come again to-morrow; fare thee well.

William Heath Robinson, from Shakespeare’s comedy of Twelfth night : or, What you will, by William Shakespeare, New York, 1908.

(Source: archive.org)

Jul 18

In Search of the Click Track

Jul 17

browsethestacks:

Power Man by Kerry Gammill

browsethestacks:

Power Man by Kerry Gammill

(via marvel1980s)

Jul 16

“Songs.”

I sat there singing her
Songs in the dark.

She said,
“I do not understand
The words.”

I said,
“There are
No words.”

Langston Hughes

Jul 15

knowyourchicken:

Archie Comics knows what’s hip.

knowyourchicken:

Archie Comics knows what’s hip.

(via dirtyriver)

Jul 14

"He Dreams of Flying on a Rail"
Popular Mechanics, December 1919

"He Dreams of Flying on a Rail"

Popular Mechanics, December 1919