Agnes Fidget

Aesthete, robot freak, DJ, bumbler.

What I'm Worth

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By Carrie P

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The early nineties were a crazy exciting time for this chubby little teenager. The Internet was just starting to be a real thing and my parents had finally, finally bought a computer for the house. We had an AOL account for the family—this was back when everyone had dial-up and…

I relate to this article deeply - from the invisibility I experienced as a young person (and still do, largely) to the liberation AOL chat rooms brought me to the chatting with old guys online.  I never did meet one in real life, but I am sure I would have if someone had asked.  

matineemoustache:

Ready for some civilised slashing of faces with swords

The Life And Death Of Colonel Blimp (1943)

*best viewed enlarged

(Source: matinee-moustache)

Stills from The Tales of Hoffmann, by Powell and Pressburger.

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Black Narcissus, 1947, Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger

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Black Narcissus, 1947, Michael Powell & Emeric Pressburger

It is officially Powell and Pressburger Day, so I proclaim.

It is officially Powell and Pressburger Day, so I proclaim.

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