albert-is: I was bummed about growing up, but then I realized that punk is for kids and chumps and the sooner I give up on it and delve into the Sub Pop and Matador catalogs, the happier I'll be. What other music should be a part of my adulthood? I need stuff to play at a reasonable volume while I drive to brunch.
Bedhead, Polvo, Silkworm, Lync, Unwound, Hausu
Journalists my age and younger (I’ve been in the business since 2005—right around the time digital media emerged as a plausible career option) have never operated under the illusion that a staff job at The New Yorker or a New York Times column was in our future. But nearly a decade into the digital-media revolution, another shift has occurred. It’s not just that journalists understand former “prestige” jobs will be nearly impossible to get. Now we don’t even want them.”
– #Realtalk: The new dream job - Columbia Journalism Review (via fashinpirate)