via The Atlantic 
Publishers gave away 122,951,031 books during World War II.
And, in the process, created a nation of readers.

via The Atlantic 

Publishers gave away 122,951,031 books during World War II.

And, in the process, created a nation of readers.

If you’re saying to yourself, “What the hell is going on?” This is your book.
-Colbert

If you’re saying to yourself, “What the hell is going on?” This is your book.

-Colbert

Anna Wintour answers 73 questions, including what she’s reading right now! (answer: Victoria by A.N. Wilson

Today is Mary Oliver’s birthday, here’s to the beautiful life she has lived!

Today is Mary Oliver’s birthday, here’s to the beautiful life she has lived!

Happy pub day to Henry Kissinger, let’s celebrate with a dance party!

(Source: beeishappy)

Enter here for a chance to win lunch with Betty, a private tour of Bergdorf Goodman and a $2,000 gift card to the store! 

Enter here for a chance to win lunch with Betty, a private tour of Bergdorf Goodman and a $2,000 gift card to the store! 

"He showed the words ‘chocolate cake’ to a group of Americans and recorded their word associations. “Guilt” was the top response. If that strikes you as unexceptional, consider the response of French eaters to the same prompt: ‘celebration.’"

— Michael Pollan, In Defense of Food: An Eater’s Manifesto (via darkryemag)

"Football knocks you down over and over and teaches you how to use that spirit for other things in life."

— Mark Edmundson, author of Why Football Matters