Anonymous asked: how do i stop my eyes from leaking
This is your body’s physiological response to a virus in the brain that causes your emotions to trigger what science calls “sadness”. The brain floods a clear liquid to rid itself of the virus. Some excess liquid with slight traces of the virus is known to escape the eyes. Make sure to dry them frequently or the virus will reabsorb into the body. To counteract the virus use a technique science calls, “Thinking happy thoughts”.
- Tom Gates (via psych-facts)
A Brief History of Animated GIF Art, Part Three
Latest essay from Paddy Johnson for artnet looks into how Tumblr has paid a huge part in the file format as an art medium:
A Tumblr-based art world, generally speaking, is defined a little more broadly than the art world defines itself. The dashboard removes context the way a Google image search does, so that may have something do with its democratic nature. Articles and lists about artists on Tumblr typically include artists with little to no connection to the art world—mathematicians, animators, computer programmers, etc—as well as artists who work the gallery and museum circuit.
Highlighted artists and shoutouts go to dvdp, threeframes, annstreetstudio, hellyeahcinemagraphs, mrdiv, hexeosis, echophon, zwian, beesandbombs, adamferriss, slimjimstudios, cindysuen, hoppip, michaelshillingburg, centolodigiani, brentsgifs, lolumadclub, twohundredfiftysixcolors, joehamilton, francoiseditelagrivoise, kimasendorf, scorpiondagger, evapapamargariti, vincemckelvie, wolfandunicorn, laturbo, cloaque, 15folds, and myself …
Oh. Bye everyone.
Yeah… I wish I could unfollow me too.
THE LEGEND OF ZELDA: A LINK TO THE PAST #4
Nintendo Power #36 (April 1992)
By Shotaro Ishinomori