it was a wonderful splash

an amalgamation of things that amuse me.




We Can’t Get Out Of The Bedroom Now.

Shirley Maclaine on Parkinson in 1975

There’s progress for you.

I hadn’t thought about it being due to the collapse of the Code, it’s a good point I’ll have to mull over. I’ve been thinking that the change was due to the collapse of the Studio System, which was I suspect more money-driven and less (male) ego-driven. That is, there were more movies with roles for women because the men making decisions were actually focused on profits more than personal power.

(via days-of-dust)

  • child I am babysitting: How do you get grownup teeth?
  • me: You lose your baby teeth
  • child I am babysitting: they fall out!?
  • me: they fall out
  • child I am babysitting: do you still have your baby eyes?
  • me:
  • child I am babysitting: or did they fall out
  • me:
  • me:
  • me: you keep the same eyes all your life
  • child I am babysitting: *touches eyes* whoa


A one hundred year old woman reflects on her deceased husband.