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by tin
Sun Dec 04, 2011 6:56 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

Anyone have any general suggestions/thoughts on smart casual? I'm working there 2-3 days a week, so I'd like to have a decent amount of variety, really. Am also thinking of maybe looking out for some ankle boots as an alternative to flats, though I have never fully decided how I feel about ankle bo...
by tin
Thu Jun 30, 2011 10:46 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

Apparently Mooncup asked women around the world what names they use for their vagina. Then made a song using some of them. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JgEXRKIZRvc I love this. Also, i just found this list from Mooncup, encouraging ladies to tell them what they call thier vagina. It's far too ent...
by tin
Sat May 28, 2011 2:56 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: RIP Gil Scott-Heron
Replies: 4
Views: 1688

Re: RIP Gil Scott-Heron

Yeah, I thought the same thing about the studio album. Things seemed to be going right and he was colloborating with lots of interesting people.

Anyway, very sad news indeed.
by tin
Thu May 26, 2011 10:10 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Becoming an MC: What do I do?
Replies: 9
Views: 2092

Re: Becoming an MC: What do I do?

dubsola wrote:My advice to any aspiring MC is to be clear on who you are and what you're here to say.


But don't start a rhyme with "My name is <insert name> and i'm here to say...!" as that is the domain of 90's sitcoms and dads trying to be cool. Or mainly dads in 90's sitcoms trying to be cool.
by tin
Fri May 06, 2011 2:39 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

There's an abortion debate going on in the show thread. I'm going to ramble about it here because it's really annoying me but I don't want to be involved over there. It's a load of men deciding what I should be allowed to do with my body. If it were a load of women it would be the same problem....
by tin
Sun Jan 16, 2011 12:31 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Dubsteppin'
Replies: 98
Views: 47357

Re: Dubsteppin'

Girl Unit, Egyptrixx (in fact the whole Night Slugs roster, with whom which the last two are affiliated) I'm currently digging Night Slugs and most involved with them. I blame Girl Unit's 'Wut' for that. God damn, that song makes me dance. (Glasgow had a particularly good dubstep scene). It still d...
by tin
Tue Aug 03, 2010 2:32 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

I wish I could wear hats, but there's just no way I can one on over my fro. It's a bit annoying in winter, when my ears are cold. I can just get away with head scarves, fascinators and berets at jaunty angles, but they usually have to be pinned on to my hair within an inch of their life. Earmuffs w...
by tin
Tue Aug 03, 2010 8:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

I wish I could wear hats, but there's just no way I can one on over my fro. It's a bit annoying in winter, when my ears are cold.

I can just get away with head scarves, fascinators and berets at jaunty angles, but they usually have to be pinned on to my hair within an inch of their life.
by tin
Sat Jul 31, 2010 11:53 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

I just bought all these things! I hope they fit! I ordered smalls for everything except the coat (which I got a medium for). All from modcloth. http://www.modcloth.com/productshots/0043/6497/14548-1.jpg http://static3.modcloth.com/productshots/0044/4255/14761-1.jpg?6f44cc10c65ec59d2fc741dbe13f28d79...
by tin
Thu Jul 29, 2010 8:52 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

Completely unrelated, but I wanted to squee over my new dress and the shoes that it matches. You know why? Because they are rainbow! Shoes: http://i90.photobucket.com/albums/k270/beyondweird/PIC_0054.jpg Dress with the shoes and jewellery: http://i90.photobucket.com/albums/k270/beyondweird/PIC_0052...
by tin
Mon Jul 26, 2010 9:28 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: Do you make up stories in your head?
Replies: 57
Views: 11884

Re: Do you make up stories in your head?

I'm constantly thinking of stories in my head which I can bring out in my work as an animator and filmmaker. I am away with the fairies and daydream quite a bit, thinking about lots of tiny bits of ideas and scenes and scenarios and characters. The tricky part is making them fully formed and powerfu...
by tin
Mon Jul 26, 2010 8:45 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.

What Sarah said! Pictures please of the pattern! I dearly, dearly want to learn how to make my own 50's style tea and prom dresses too. My sewing skills are just so ridiculously poor. Also, the talk of belly dancing gets a thumbs up from me. I did it for a while when I lived in Cardiff and loved it....
by tin
Sun Jul 25, 2010 9:26 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

Kurt Geiger? Nooooyce. Of course they are an investment! Stylish shoes are always an investment. I may step into Zara to fufill my Pretty Things urge. But then I may do the dreaded thing of trying on something which is expensive, but amazing and then will struggle with the decision to buy it...
by tin
Sun Jul 25, 2010 8:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

Angelene wrote:new dress? yes please
Image


Wow! Me likey. But you probably already knew that, because I love your fashion sense. Love the heels too. Where is the dress from? Oh god, i miss shopping...
by tin
Tue Jul 20, 2010 10:57 am UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Movie martial arts/fight scenes
Replies: 26
Views: 6406

Re: Movie martial arts/fight scenes

Lessee now. That one scene in Oldboy where Dae Su kicks everyone's asses down a long corridor. One shot which tracks his action back and forth. There isn't much finesse in the choreography (he's using a hammer, I recall) but dayum, is it ever nicely shot. Various scenes from Kung Fu Hustle because t...
by tin
Sat Jul 17, 2010 10:13 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Great Songwriters
Replies: 29
Views: 5665

Re: Great Songwriters

I am a massive Bjork fan but I don't see her as a song writer. She doesn't write songs, she writes beautiful, wonderful music. Dylan and Cohen weren't so big on the music, but their songs are incredible. I agree that she writes beautiful music but would definitely say that her lyrics are beautiful ...
by tin
Sat Jul 17, 2010 3:52 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Great Songwriters
Replies: 29
Views: 5665

Re: Great Songwriters

I came here to mention most of the people who've already been mentioned. Wayne Coyne, PJ Harvey, Bjork, Patti Smith, Nick Cave, David Bowie, Tom Waits and Leonard Cohen. Brian Wilson, Prince and MJ are pretty flippin' special too, if only for their ability to craft the perfect singalong pop song. I ...
by tin
Sat Jul 10, 2010 1:29 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4751
Views: 922803

Re: Today I Made:

Hey tin, here's part of the original recipe from Mollie's Still Life with Menu cookbook. (I looked for it online but had no joy.) 4 Tbl yellow, Hatcho, or barley miso (poxic's note: as long as it's not super-dark, you're probably good) 6 Tbl almond butter 1 1/2 cups boiling water Place miso and nut...
by tin
Thu Jul 08, 2010 12:22 pm UTC
Forum: Food
Topic: Today I Made:
Replies: 4751
Views: 922803

Re: Today I Made:

I found a recipe in one of Mollie Katzen's cookbooks that called for miso paste + almond butter + hot water as a sauce for noodles and veg. I don't think I've bothered reading the specific proportions after the first time I made it. I just think "okay, some miso paste and somewhat more-nut but...
by tin
Wed Jul 07, 2010 10:50 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: For I have come again in Glory...
Replies: 156
Views: 19260

Re: For I have come again in Glory...

Welcome back, Belial!

Your comeback could have been a bit more dramatic though. My world hasn't been rocked sufficiently enough for my liking.
by tin
Thu Jul 01, 2010 1:46 pm UTC
Forum: Movies and TV Shows
Topic: Your outlandish TV/movie concepts?
Replies: 77
Views: 14304

Re: Your outlandish TV/movie concepts?

Myself and a friend have a running joke about creating Miami Lobster - an animated 70's cop show based around the sexy exploits of a crime fightin', jive talkin' lobster in a Miami harbour. After sitting in on my friend's jamming session, we've have decided on the theme tune which involves copious ...
by tin
Sun Jun 27, 2010 8:49 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

tin, i lovelovelove the red lips on you i decided to embrace the summertime, even if that meant sundresses and sandals when windy yet warm, and sunglasses when overcast...any excuse to wear the wayfarers... Cheers lady. You look great. :) If you're ever in Glasgow, look me up. Clearly we need to do...
by tin
Sat Jun 26, 2010 8:58 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

:oops: Aww thanks Zohar. And Fractal_Tangent!
by tin
Sat Jun 26, 2010 6:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

I've been trying new retro styles of late, with my short hair. It is getting a thumbs up from the general populace, so I think I shall rock it for a bit.
Spoiler:
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by tin
Thu Jun 24, 2010 12:28 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: The Double Tour Game
Replies: 13
Views: 2665

Re: The Double Tour Game

The White Stripes and The Black Keys I would see this show like nobodies business. Family and Sister Sledge. Yes and WHY? Orange Juice and Tangerine Dream Sonic Youth and Musical Youth Fiery Furnaces and Hot Hot Heat Blackalicious and The Whitest Boy Alive Wild Beasts and Animal Collective MGMT and...
by tin
Thu Jun 24, 2010 12:07 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: How Awesome would it be if X covered Y?
Replies: 23
Views: 4580

Re: How Awesome would it be if X covered Y?

Smiling Hobo wrote:Animal Collective covering Pet Sounds


I would love to hear this...

Midnight wrote:grizzly bear doing pet sounds


...and this!

I would like to hear,

TV on the Radio covering Prince
Tom Waits covering Prince
Daft Punk covering Prince

Prince covering...uh..Prince?
by tin
Mon Jun 14, 2010 5:52 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: 'xxx' in messages
Replies: 57
Views: 15511

Re: 'xxx' in messages

TL;DR - putting "xxx" probably conveys fondness far more often than actual kisses in my experience. This. I like showing my affection to the people I love. I don't think it devalues a kiss, because well...it's just a representation of a kiss. I pretty much put variations between 'x', 'xx'...
by tin
Wed Jun 09, 2010 7:59 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

Cassi wrote:Have you tried travel Scrabble tiles? If my memory is correct, they should be nearer to the right size...


That's...genius! I might have to attempt that.
by tin
Tue Jun 08, 2010 9:01 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

Tin - nice quality shots. What camera are you using? Also, you seem to be missing some keys. Just, you know, FYI and everything. Cheers. It's a Nikon D80. And yeeeeah. That's what happens when you get an old, hand-me-down PowerBook laptop from a friend for free. The keys work fine. I'd love to repl...
by tin
Mon Jun 07, 2010 11:36 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

Thanks! Images like that will be decorating one of the sets. :)
by tin
Mon Jun 07, 2010 11:28 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

I'm actually not even in that picture. That's just a very good tin impersonator. You can hire her for weddings and bar mitzvahs.
by tin
Mon Jun 07, 2010 5:41 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

Mmmm...Singapore slings. Looks like you had fun Moo! For those of you who don't know, i'm directing and animating a short, stop-motion film. I'm planning to update my neglected blog, jesscreates.co.uk with the exploits of my film. So that's a place you might want to visit if anyone here is remotely ...
by tin
Mon Jun 07, 2010 1:51 pm UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Best place to get music?
Replies: 13
Views: 2330

Re: Best place to get music?

I buy my music from Boomkat usually, which is a great place for independent music. You can preview the tracks in their entirety, but they do put a watermark on there. I find it quite reasonable, price wise, especially for mp3's. And they have killer sales. Although, a lot of the time I just go direc...
by tin
Mon Jun 07, 2010 10:09 am UTC
Forum: Music
Topic: Radiothread
Replies: 265
Views: 80332

Re: Radiothread

I saw that too, liked from Tiny Mix Tapes and my love for Jonny has grown even more. Ico is a brilliant game.
by tin
Sat Jun 05, 2010 8:43 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: How do we know you have a face unless you post it?
Replies: 20910
Views: 2984456

Re: Postify your facerity

Me: Some photos of me! http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc3/hs283.snc3/27807_10150220580035121_707200120_12961420_2358946_n.jpg New hair - well just got it done last night http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-snc3/hs283.snc3/27807_10150220579965121_707200120_12961412_5311756_n.jpg Out for ...
by tin
Thu Jun 03, 2010 9:21 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

What...beautiful shoes. *wipes away a tear*. Pretty good bargain too!

I should really start rocking heels.
by tin
Sat May 29, 2010 9:57 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

That is fantastic dress. I love the floaty bits at the bottom.
by tin
Sat May 29, 2010 9:14 am UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

I like in the UK, so I couldn't really recommend any shops. But my general rule is charity shops + vintage shops + high street store = win. A nice, affordable mixture.
by tin
Tue May 25, 2010 4:08 pm UTC
Forum: General
Topic: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - All Things Women. Period.
Replies: 27389
Views: 3434282

Re: [SAFESPACE] Woman Thread - #sharkweek on irc.foonetic.ne

Thanks Sungura and kells! Also kells, that's a camera fail. That first dress is more of mint green. It's lovely, but creases like a motherbitch. You should definitely give it a shot! I used to be part of an online fashion group on Livejournal, and they'd always be shots of people with their outfit f...

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