"The emphasis his family placed on intelligence and his observation of negative stereotypes of Southerners led Colbert to train himself to suppress his Southern accent while he was still quite young. As a child, he observed that Southerners were often depicted as being less intelligent than other characters on scripted television; to avoid that stereotype, he taught himself to imitate the speech of American news anchors."
Wikipedia, Stephen Colbert
#giiiiiirl tell me bout it
#Bread and Tulips
sometimes when I day-drink I like to watch Italian cinema … but because I’m day-drinking I forget that if I look away for one split-fucking-second I wont know what’s going on because I DON’T SPEAK ITALIAN.
…and tonight, that world is … Bowie, MD!
did yall know it’s pronounced like the thing you hear out in the ocean and think about shipwrecks. yeah, not like David Bowie. so bummed when I heard this.
pre-documenting thesis…sigh. tomorrow is going to be exhausting.