Schoolin' Life

Enthusiast of men, drugs, Beyoncé, liquor, cities, and maps. Currently in Chicago. Formerly Seattle. Grew up on a farm in Missouri.

wetheurban:

DESIGN: Merchant Square Footbridge by Knight Architects

London’s Merchant Square Footbridge rises and lowers like an ornamental fan. 

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This is like the coolest fucking thing 

— 6 days ago with 754 notes
#cities  #urban planning  #urban design  #london 

whitehouse:

"I’m always willing to work with anyone, Democrat or Republican, to get things done." —President Obama at NorthwesternU on working with Congress to expand opportunity for more middle-class families

I LIVE SO CLOSE TO NORTHWESTERN WHY WASNT I THEREQ

— 2 weeks ago with 49807 notes

idoitbrilliantly:

alpha-strider:

fartcup:

tip: When you’re at an airport, add “?.jpg” at the end of any URL to bypass the expensive WiFi and access the Internet for free.

this actually works wtf

I even found an explanation why it works.

(Source: chickem, via goingurban)

— 1 month ago with 434154 notes

cross-connect:

The Wonderful Drawing and Illustration of Noel Badges Pugh

Noel’s Scientific and Floral Illustrations can be found on Full Pollen Basket

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(Source: crossconnectmag, via ghostsofamuse)

— 1 month ago with 1866 notes
#art 
thelandofmaps:

Washington state population divided into equal parts following county lines [OC] [1287x885]CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

Hence why western Washington decides the fate of elections. 

thelandofmaps:

Washington state population divided into equal parts following county lines [OC] [1287x885]
CLICK HERE FOR MORE MAPS!
thelandofmaps.tumblr.com

Hence why western Washington decides the fate of elections. 

— 1 month ago with 31 notes
#maps  #washington  #demography 

micdotcom:

12 brilliant political cartoons that will help you understand the history of Israel and Palestine

The world’s eyes are on Israel and Palestine, as the current crisis in Gaza has now led to the deaths of more than 600 Palestinians and 30 Israelis.

While the latest round of violence has made headlines, it is not an isolated incident. On the contrary, today’s fighting is yet another page in a years-long, bitter conflict. Israel’s creation in 1948 sparked one of history’s largest refugee crisis, wars, terror attacks and a harsh military occupation. 

To fully understand what’s happening today, you need to appreciate the long history of the conflict. 

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— 3 months ago with 278 notes
#current events  #israel  #gaza  #hamas