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the-paintrist:

Mikhail Clodt - The Volga Near Zhiguli - 1879

Reblogged from Bassmen
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2headedsnake:

voltashow.com

Zsolt Bodoni - “Memento Mori”, 2011, oil on canvas, 120 X 70 cm

Reblogged from We Love Paintings
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No other game developer has been so willing, and quite so able, to riff on the real world rather than sticking to elves or dragons or aliens or fantasized battlefields. In the more than 1,100 articles I have written for this newspaper since 1996, I have never before called anything a tour de force. Yet there is no more succinct and appropriate way to describe Red Dead Redemption.

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I’ll admit it; Freaks & Geeks was a truly incredible TV series. Since then, the most knee-slapping joke from Apatow was when he released a movie poster that featured Adam Sandler and Seth Rogen above the words “funny people.”

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No one cry when Jaws die,” said De Laurentiis to Time about [King Kong] several months before it was released. “But when the monkey die, people gonna cry.

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Virtually every hobby that requires creativity and active imagination is a niche hobby, whereas hobbies that just involve blind consumption are ubiquitous.

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Don’t just go through the motions. Don’t accept dogma. Look for ways that you might be wrong, don’t look for ways to prove you’re right. Think. Express your thoughts with as much precision and care as you can muster.