connecting and collecting things of all or no relevance. coincidences that make my stomach tie in knots. coincidences my mind wants to shed and shake and hold tight.
it is clear to me that tourism is a perverse activity.
tourists are reluctant violators, aware and in denial simultaneously.
locals are violated, resentful, and justly so.
Wislawa Szymborska, “The Three Oddest Words”
“ He wants to be President like a little girl wants to be a ballerina ”
Fran Lebowitz on Mitt Romney (via mc-ampion)