Really really fun little short film. (Watch right to the very end.)
There really is such a thing: Please Rob Me.
I find it amazing that people don’t see the places where their online behavior may turn out to be detrimental to their real lives.
I truly never even considered the possibility that someone would ever make a rap video about economics.
It’s brilliant. Go watch it.
How about Commedia Beauregard’s Klingon Christmas Carol.
“Performed in the Original Klingon with English Supertitles, and narrative analysis from The Vulcan Institute of Cultural Anthropology.”
This is why I’ve decided I may actually like our state Attorney General.
I mean, seriously. How petty is it to deny a state funding because two people who love each other want to be buried together?
I didn’t realize until I read it in the campus paper, but my alma mater (which also happens to be my employer) has a Quidditch team.
You should have seen my in-laws’ expressions when I burst into hysterics.
Via Elizabeth Bear. Yes, I am in fact several weeks behind in reading some of my favorite blogs. It’s been a busy life.
It’s only side-splittingly funny because it’s true. I say this despite my lingering fondness for most of the books on that list (the ones I actually read; there are a few there I never did). Except Donaldson. My father loved that series, but I never could get past Covenant’s personality. Think I made it two chapters into the second book before I threw it against the wall.
Lookee! Christopher Marlowe t-shirts and sweatshirts and coffee mugs and mousepads and baby bibs and coasters and tote bags and… thongs? Christopher Marlowe thongs?!?