Remember when half the fun of buying new music was checking out the album cover art? If certain songs serve as the soundtrack of your life, surely cover art serves as a sort of flipbook of your past.
Photographer Thom Moore recently paid homage to iconic album covers in a unique way on his Tumblr: He recreated the famous images with his socks. Bob Dylan’s checkered scarf on the cover of “Blonde on Blonde?” Moore’s version is made with crossword puzzle socks. The coiled snake on Metallica’s “The Black Album?” A pair of strategically positioned black cotton socks.
Whether you think Moore’s approach is blasphemous, reverential or just ridiculous fun, the images will surely evoke a few memories. Enjoy the rest of the covers here.
Some people like to travel by train because it combines the slowness of a car with the cramped public exposure of an airplane.
I think my pilot was a little inexperienced. We were sitting on the runway, and he said, “OK, folks, we’re gonna be taking off in a just few—whoa! Here we go.”
“I can’t wait until your vacation is over.” —Everyone following you on Instagram
A man knocked on my door and asked for a donation toward the local swimming pool. So I gave him a glass of water.
Comedian Greg Davies
Just found the worst page in the entire dictionary. What I saw was disgraceful, disgusting, dishonest, and disingenuous.
Client: We need you to log in to the YouTube and make all our company videos viral.
My cat just walked up to the paper shredder and said, “Teach me everything you know.”
“Just because you can’t dance doesn’t mean you shouldn’t dance.” —Alcohol
@yoyoha (Josh Hara)
My parents didn’t want to move to Florida, but they turned 60 and that’s the law.
Q: What do you call an Amish guy with his hand in a horse’s mouth?
A: A mechanic.