BASH MODERN QUANTITY is Thomas Q Brady

Stand Clear of the Closing Doors

“Stand Clear of the Closing Doors”(Frank Chimero):

Each time one hears, “Stand clear of the closing doors,” a tiny social experiment begins.

The purpose of the Internet is to give wings to essays like this. I don’t’ have to be personal friends with Frank Chimero - great as I think that might be - or enroll in a class he might teach. I can just subscribe to his RSS feed. What a world.

"Play It Like Your Hair's On Fire": a 2002 Profile of Tom Waits by Elizabeth Gilbert

To all who have served our country