Nobody talks.
— Paul Buckley
He caught a lucky break.
— Jealous designer on John Gall’s instagram at #collageparty
The tourbillon, he said, “is a testament to our ability to celebrate, and indeed cherish, obsolescence as art.”
— Alex Williams, “Why a $15,950 Tourbillon Watch Is Considered a Steal,” The New York Times
REAL is my promise to you.
— Jacque Torres, Jacque Torres cookie bag
He has offered shifting reasons for his 10 years of silence. In his 2007 memoir, “My Grandfather’s Son,” he wrote that he had never asked questions in college or law school and that he had been intimidated by some of his fellow students.
— Adam Liptak, “Clarence Thomas Breaks 10 Years of Silence at Supreme Court,” The New York Times
Good luck.
— NYC ID employee to Lily and me as we waited to get our NYC ID
Do you think—what if they put chocolate chips in the sidewalk?
— Lily
This is, what – not true? Of course it’s true.
— Matt Taibbi, “How America Made Donald Trump Unstoppable,” Rolling Stone
You havin’ fun?
— Randy
I heard about your hermit crabs.
— Jason
— Potential birth name of RH publicity person
I tell ya, that’s why I get the little money.
— Building mail guy on predicting the timing of an elevator.
Like mint,
Has a square stem.
— Poem sent as a text from a collage friend
Scanlan writes on the website that the Society was formed as a response to the “rather precious intellectual scaffolding [that] has come to almost completely encase the memory of [Broodthaers’s] work—a mandarin discourse that, to us, is at odds with his trademark irreverence and annihilating wit.”
— Ben Davis, “Artist Joe Scanlan Is Renting Out a Marcel Broodthaers-Themed Airbnb”
I didn’t want to be rude.
— Sid the Kid on putting limoncello in his water
Yea, you’ve got a full day.
— Jason
Such as this one, Robert Slimbach’s Minion
— Robert Bringhurst, The Elements of Typographic Style
Spoken like a true father.
— Lou (from Coral)
What is it?
A juried competition for writers, illustrators, editors, publishers, and printers of miniature books. You need not be a member of the MBS to enter.
Beef Bou-rguig-non!
— Lily