Fantastic 4 mockup for Whitechapel Uchronal Cover remodel
Hey look! I made this… years ago. Looks like somebody liked it enough to tumbl it. Warren Ellis used to have these weird cover contests. They were all sort of like:
You’re a drunk. You have no idea what’s going on. You’re on deadline to create a cover for X (Fantastic Four, in this case), and you only know Y (it’s called fantastic 4 and 4 scientists steal a spaceship, suffer from massive space radiation, and are forever transformed). Go!
That was my solution. Those were fun.
Elvis Costello and Tom Waits —offering you a beer.
They were interviewed about songwriting in 1989. It’s a good read: http://tomwaitsfan.com/Official%20Tom%20Waits/html/tomwaits/i_twec.htm
What did all the tumblr kids used to say a couple years ago?
Detention® Bourbon Children’s Whiskey ad
Like a got-dang Kandinsky.
(Source: photoshamanism, via tardiscrash)
EC lyrics as fortunes.
New favorite blog.
once again, never not retumbling Egon. Is this Anton Peschka? I think it is.
It totally is.
I love these works where he still incorporates some of those Klimtian elements but makes them his own… those large flat solid shapes… man.
He was great.
My man Max always merits a re-tumbl (or does now, as this is the first he’s come across my dash). See also: My man Yves and My man Alberto (also also: my man Egon)
Max Beckmann, Self Portrait in Tuxedo
Beckmann, February 12, 1884 – December 28, 1950
A short list of current happenings that are more important than Justin Bieber’s arrest:
An Indian village council sentenced a woman to be gang-raped as punishment for having a relationship they didn’t approve of.
Rep. Steve Pearce (R-NM) explains in his recent memoir that it is the wife’s role to “voluntarily submit, just as the husband is to lovingly lead and sacrifice.”
Political unrest in the Ukraine
There are known carcinogens in some of your favorite drinks.
The justice system once again confirmed that it’s okay for cops to kill unarmed law-abiding PoC for no reason.
South Sudan has signed a truce.
There are still states that give parental rights to rapists.
A brain-dead woman is being kept alive, against the wishes of her family, because she’s carrying a severely disabled fetus.
Childhood poverty has reached record levels in America.
Mike Huckabee proves to everyone that he’s still a moron when it comes to women and birth control.
The weather is basically drunk right now.
A bill in Montreal seeks to ban “overt and conspicuous” symbols of religion.
The inflation rate is 30% in Argentina
A second chemical was spilled in WV and the company didn’t admit to it until now.