Slightly Off Center

M'name's Lauren.

Anthropologist, general enjoyer of popular culture, soon-to-be-traveller, and eternal pursuer of curiosities. Let's be friends?

estufar:

This actual headline from The New York Times in 1919 welcomes you to Night Vale.

Domtoren - Utrecht, Netherlands
20/7/2014

mapsontheweb:

Metropolises projected on The Netherlands. 
This projection made by Jaap Modder shows that The Netherlands is not a densely populated country but a large open city. 

Government is not an à la carte system where you can pick and choose based on your beliefs. Taxation is more of an all-you-can-eat salad bar. You don’t get to show up and say, ‘Look, I know it costs $10.99, but I’m only paying $7.50 because I have a moral objection to beets.

Everyone has their own version of beets. If you really want to be treated like a person, corporations, then guess what? Paying for things you don’t like is what it feels like to be one.

hrtbps:

More than a decade after Moscow withdrew its forces from Latvia, a crumbling Soviet-era military building is slowly consumed by the Baltic sea near Liepãjasuch.

mymodernmet:

Photographer Martin Klimas captured the exact moment of these kung-fu porcelain figurines shattering on the ground, resulting in chaotically beautiful images.

laluzcurva:

NICHOLAS ROERICH

Retratista de la inmensidad de las alturas de Asia…

anarchoprincess:

battlereadyprince:

monk-of-space:

a motorcycle gang made up of ancient bisexual norse monarchs: the bikings

I JUST REALIZED THAT THIS POST IS 4 PUNS IN ONE OH MY GODDDDD

this is just very good

lonequixote:

The Marriage of Heaven and Hell, 1984 ~ Keith Haring