Here are 10 photos (out of 22) from my series Racial Microaggressions. I have asked my friends on the Fordham University Lincoln Center campus to write down an instance of racial microaggression they have faced on a poster for me to take a picture of them.
Through exploration of the ancestral context of taste, scientists can better understand how modern humans use the sense of taste to make decisions and survive. Evolution has shaped our sense of taste to guide us to seek the food we need to survive, while steering clear of foods harmful to us. It is understandable that early humans who avoided spoiled meat and poisonous berries were able to pass down their genes, giving modern humans the ability to avoid them too. But what explains the countless humans who voluntarily consume, and even enjoy, some bitter foods? Why do we eat bitter greens? Brussels sprouts? Hoppy beers? Why do we tolerate some bitter flavors and not others? Read more…
I’m going to see Sigur Rós LIVE IN HELSINKI @ the HARTWALL ARENA!!! Oh my god I haven’t been this excited in ages! I have waited for the chance to see them live for literally YEARS now. I love their music so much and I feel so lucky that I’m going to their European Tour’s final concert <3 Oh god I’m SOOO HAPPY!
Hey, where can I apply for a job at Buzzfeed so I can spend my days looking for pics of cats that looks like the people in my favorite shows. This is a serious question, and it requires a serious answer. (x)