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You guys love the FAA (having previously found it the most trustworthy of federal institutions), and hate Bloomberg (having previously found him entirely un-appetizing as a national candidate) 7 more words

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"A Crossbreed" -- Franz Kafka

“A Crossbreed”


Franz Kafka

I have a curious animal, half kitten, half lamb. It is a legacy from my father. But it only developed in my time; formerly it was far more lamb than kitten. 699 more words


Follow Your Obsessions

“Don’t bend; don’t water it down; don’t try to make it logical; don’t edit your own soul according to the fashion. Rather, follow your most intense obsessions mercilessly.”

— Franz Kafka

VIDEO: Franz Kafka's (Anime) A Country Doctor

A hallucinatory (and award-winning) animated film by Kōji Yamamura, based on the bizarre short story A Country Doctor. You’ll want to brace yourself for the next 20 minutes. 9 more words



The single file line fed up the stairs, one person disappearing at a time like a candy dispenser. I was finally the first in the a line of a thousand faces behind me, no one in front. 4,129 more words


Franz Kafka and the New Jewish Cemetery

Prague’s Old Jewish Cemetery is a major tourist attraction. But to fans of Franz Kafka, the pilgrimage is to Prague’s New Jewish Cemetery, reachable by tram from the city center. 376 more words