"Method of this work: literary montage. I have nothing to say only to show" --Walter Benjamin

Ebola virus virion[1] 

Ebola virus virion[1] 

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Nu au squelette (c. 1930, Nude with Skeleton) is a photo by Ergy Landau.

Nu au squelette (c. 1930, Nude with Skeleton) is a photo by Ergy Landau.

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Poster for Cubism and Abstract Art, a 1936 exhibition curated by Alfred H. Barr, Jr.
The catalog to this exhibition coined the term biomorphism. Promulgated, not coined.

Poster for Cubism and Abstract Arta 1936 exhibition curated by Alfred H. Barr, Jr.

The catalog to this exhibition coined the term biomorphism. Promulgated, not coined.

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RIP  Antti Lovag, 94, Hungarian architect.

(Source: theselvedgeyard.wordpress.com, via design-is-fine)

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Two Octopi is a painting by John Singer Sargent.

Two Octopi is a painting by John Singer Sargent.

(Source: darksilenceinsuburbia)

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This is the actual cover of the 1959 Pauvert edition. See previous post http://jahsonic.tumblr.com/post/98706923866/rip-jean-jacques-pauvert-1926-2014

This is the actual cover of the 1959 Pauvert edition. See previous post http://jahsonic.tumblr.com/post/98706923866/rip-jean-jacques-pauvert-1926-2014

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RIP Jean-Jacques Pauvert (1926 - 2014)
Illustration: Jayne Mansfield 's décolleté on the cover of Hollywood Babylon by Kenneth Anger, photo taken during the the evening when Jayne Mansfield and Sophia Loren were at Romanoff’s in Beverly Hills. 

RIP Jean-Jacques Pauvert (1926 - 2014)

Illustration: Jayne Mansfield 's décolleté on the cover of Hollywood Babylon by Kenneth Anger, photo taken during the the evening when Jayne Mansfield and Sophia Loren were at Romanoff’s in Beverly Hills

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Chimpanzee Typing (1907) - New York Zoological Society
Given enough time, a chimpanzee punching at random on a typewriter would almost surely type out all of Shakespeare’s plays. This theorem is called the infinite monkey theorem

Chimpanzee Typing (1907) - New York Zoological Society

Given enough time, a chimpanzee punching at random on a typewriter would almost surely type out all of Shakespeare’s plays. This theorem is called the infinite monkey theorem

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Refleselfie 
Photo © Jan Willem Geerinck

Refleselfie 


Photo © Jan Willem Geerinck

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Wound Man
I’ve posted this before. Four years ago.
I find this very funny.
It reminds me of sticks and stones won’t break my bones.

Wound Man

I’ve posted this before. Four years ago.

I find this very funny.

It reminds me of sticks and stones won’t break my bones.

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