arbiter of cool, issue 23

  • song: "animal" by miike snow

Music video by Miike Snow performing Animal. (C) 2009 Downtown Music, LLC. Downtown Records is a trademark of Downtown Music, LLC. via YouTube.

  • quote

"what cannot be said will be wept."  Sappho

  • article

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  • something inspiring/exciting/beautiful/powerful

officially, book by its cover is an online showcase for print publications.  but in practice, it's a virtual walking tour of books.  categories span comics, graphic design, crafts, fine art, and photography.   the site is a robust labor of love founded by Julia Rothman, a Brooklyn-based artist who creates products, illustrations, books, and pattern designs.