I really hate this line and its impending memeification at the hands of over-entitled dudes yelling at under-paid serving staff and thinking it makes them hilarious. It kind of half-works in song because “I Am A God” is all frustrated little man syndrome impotence but Kanye’s knowingness isn’t enough to stop me either picturing bankers being wankers to baristas or to stop them from doing it. (via alexmacpherson)
I’m going to go ahead and assume that anyone shitty enough to harass servers would do so whether they were armed with a rap lyric or not. You can just take this argument back to the 80s, Tipper.
Doug Perrine captured these stunning photographs in the Maldives. The particular location (Vaadhoo Island) has a concentrated population of bioluminescent phytoplankton. Bioluminescence is a natural chemical reaction which occurs when a micro-organism in the water reacts with oxygen. When washed ashore by the tides, the phytoplankton’s chemical energy is turned into light energy, illuminating the waves.
I’m generally pro-put-your-goddamn-phone-down-and-watch-the-show-asshole, but I would like to see more than 40-seconds of R. Kelly leading Jim James and John Oates’ band through “A Change is Gonna Come” (via Consequence of Sound)