The Champagne Socialist

Unedited thoughts from a progressive mind - food, wine, music, poetry, photography - apathy is boring, life without bubbles, more boring still.
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An awesome summer of running, injury-free. 100k in July, 115k in August.

(Montreal, Montreal, Toronto, Muskoka, Seattle, Portland, Vancouver, Kelowna)

laterovaries:

fireandicewillsuffice:

generalgemini-booknerd:

ironboobs:

"Oh captain, my captain."

yesss…

DPS and a list of beautiful words? Oh yes.

Love.

(via waterlilyto)

I guess we’ll just have to adjust.

"10 Things clearly has a message on lock: you can wear pearls, a pink cardigan, and accompany each with a cat mug, but you will not be defined by your aesthetic or affinity for conservative fashion.”

WOW annetdonahue mapped the style and feminism in my favourite movie. BRB.

This. City.

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christel-thoughts:

When you see me show me your bachelors, show me your masters. That’s the best thing you can do for me, as my fan.

YAAAAASS NICKI. YAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAAASSSSSSSS

i haven’t found the source video yet.

I love the way Nicki encourages people with education. I’ve seen her ask about report cards on Twitter and tell young people to bring their C’s up to B’s and B’s up to A’s. And this quote is too awesome. ❤

(via mydrunkkitchen)

canadianbeerandpostmodernism:

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I’m in the presence of genius. With the exception of Amy, this makes a subtle statement about retro ads and representation.

lillianstestkitchen:

thelonelywitch:

I think I might be in love with the person who runs Taco Bell’s twitter account.

Amazing.

(via urbannativegirl)

Minutes in Montréal: 12. Crop tops sported being rocked by all kinda of banging ladies: 8.

nprfreshair:

The Simpsons + Mondrian + Wine 

"Wine, or maybe not? is a playful, minimalist wine bottle design project that will bring a smile to your face. Inspired by the style of famous Dutch painter Pieter Mondrian, the collaborative project was developed by Russian artist Constantin Bolimond and Dmitry Patsukevich in 1987, the same year The Simpsons first aired on The Tracey Ullman Show. And, the contents of the bottle have remained a mystery ever since.” 

Here’s our recent Simpsons tribute

WHAT IS THIS.