I like to say — that’s my sort of token line — ‘I don’t read anything,’ but if i’m being honest, I read a quarter of things. I read what I can find. I read like the top 3 items in Google News. You’re the first person I’m telling this to.
I like to say ‘I don’t read anything,’ you know, you just cant let it into your artistic process — but the fact is what what you actually do is read half of it and then sit there trying to force it out of your artistic process.
- Three major U.S. airlines — Delta, American, and United — have banned the transport of big game trophies after the illegal killing of Cecil the lion in Zimbabwe.
- On August 4th, 2011, the death of Mark Duggan — an unarmed black man — at the hands of police officers in north London sparked nationwide riots.
- Two people were killed and at least 22 injured after a circus tent collapsed amid stormy weather Monday evening in New Hampshire.