Landscapes, 2014 | by Anthony Samaniego
The Blue Arch of a Mosque in Esfahan
Photo and caption by Tandis Khodadadian
Photographed April 2013, Esfahan, Iran
I just watched a kid break down in the bookstore because his books for the semester totaled $600 and that’s the american university system in a…
This is a summary of college only using two pictures; expensive as hell.
That’s my Sociology “book”. In fact what it is is a piece of paper with codes written on it to allow me to access an electronic version of a book. I was told by my professor that I could not buy any other paperback version, or use another code, so I was left with no option other than buying a piece of paper for over $200. Best part about all this is my professor wrote the books; there’s something hilariously sadistic about that. So I pretty much doled out $200 for a current edition of an online textbook that is no different than an older, paperback edition of the same book for $5; yeah, I checked. My mistake for listening to my professor.
This is why we download.
Spreading this shit like nutella because goddamn textbooks are so expensive.
not necessarily art related but as someone who couldn’t afford their textbooks this semester this is a godsend
REBLOGGING because after a little digging, I found my $200 textbook for free in PDF form.
friendly reminder that this exists since I know we’re all going back to college soon
Will reblog every time I see it.Paper bound books were ALMOST justified in price by the amount of print and process. But same price for digital copies AND NOW ID CODES TO PREVENT SHARING! THIS IS CRIMINAL!
Springtime in Texas
Took a drive into the hill country to see the wildflowers and found this little spot at sunset. I could have stayed here for hours.
Don’t you just love Autumn? Whats your favorite thing about the fall?