GQ: How does it feel when you read something like that account of your wedding or you see a photo of you looking glum at a zipline go viral?
Kanye West: My feelings don’t matter anymore.
GQ: Of course they do.
Kanye West: No. One of the things that I said at the speech was, anyone that’s at this table has had to defend me or Kim or both of us at some point in their life. Ask a boxer: “In the third round, when he hit you from the side on your ear, how did that specifically feel?” You wouldn’t ask a boxer that. Because you know they’re there to fight. Meaning now you know I’m here to fight. I’m here to fight for the re-education of what celebrity is. To say, “Yes, we are celebrities, but yes, we’re also innovators, we’re also inventors, we’re also thoughtful.”
Horse Money (Pedro Costa, 2014)
One of 10000000 must-sees at Locarno this year. My head is spinning.
"[The] shot/reverse-shot sequences between the CGI apes are unusually powerful and moving. Because the apes communicate mostly through gesture, the sequences play out like silent film scenes, and ironically, come off as beautifully human. Quiet moments between Caesar and his family are imbued with genuine feeling. While many might expect spectacle, Reeves is interested in simple, classical interactions, and seems most invested in sequences between the necessary fireworks”
Adam Cook continues his new column Long Voyage Home with a review of Matt Reeves Dawn of the Planet of the Apes. Read it now on Notebook.
The Spurs have weathered Miami’s Big Three, the Seven Seconds or Less Suns, the rough-and-tumble Pistons and two incarnations of the Los Angeles Lakers in winning five championships over the past 15 years.
htdw + bc <3