4 Life Food Groups: Stories on Books, Science, Food & Art (Grind #145)

Books / Science / Food / Art


In putting together this edition of the Grind, I learned that, like me, trees do like to be touched, JK Rowling has touched some people, restaurants need to be Instagrammable, despite what my wife thinks, delayed gratification is a good thing, digital medicine is an an ACTUAL thing, my kids as well as my dog need to embrace boredom, Starbucks's biggest enemy is Starbucks, people are still stuffing books in their trousers and next summer I need to skip the beach and head to some art galleries.


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Reading, like prayer, remains one of our few private acts.
— William Jovanovich

The scientific theory I like best is that the rings of Saturn are composed entirely of lost airline luggage.
— Mike Russell
Trees exhibiting crown shyness create mesmerizing artwork against the palette of the sky

Trees exhibiting crown shyness create mesmerizing artwork against the palette of the sky



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I feel a recipe is only a theme, which an intelligent cook can play each time with a variation.
— Madame Benoit
"I solemnly swear that I'm up to no good."

"I solemnly swear that I'm up to no good."


An amateur is an artist who supports himself with outside jobs which enable him to paint. A professional is someone whose wife works to enable him to paint.
— Ben Shahn
  • Graphic designer and photographer Wonjun Jeong projects portraits on floating fabric.

...The Last Drop

Failing To Meet Expectations

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