We all have that one childhood photo that makes us question our parents' priorities. Reddit user tainter_tots was reminded this week of an incident he had as a child because his parents kept a photo of it, complete with a nice frame. 'Incident' isn't even the word. Show More Summary
These are several pages of the Scots language edition of Harry Potter And The Sorcerer's Stone (previously: a predictive text Harry Potter chapter). It's available for purchase on Amazon HERE if you're looking for a fun vacation read. Show More Summary
Via the Eyebleach subreddit (lots of soothing pix there).
This was the cryptic in this month's issue of Harper's. Each of the numbered clues contains two cryptic clues, with no indication of where one ends and the other starts, and with no guidance as to whether the answer goes on the right or left side of the grid.You can download a printable pdf here.
Christopher Walken has one of the most distinctive faces and voices in Hollywood, and his signature speaking style makes him stand out in every role he plays. So if Christopher Walken opened a coffee shop people would pour in just to hear him take their orders and see his famous face behind the bar making coffee drinks for jittery customers. Show More Summary
Rachel Maddow reports on answers given by White House physician Dr. Ronny Jackson about Donald Trump's physical health.
YouTube link. Yesterday evening I watched the first episode of Blue Planet II. You read about nature and watch movies and videos for a lifetime and think you've seen it all, and then... wow.
source: an old file folder in my desk, with clippings from 30 years ago.
Bumble just borrowed another page from the Tinder playbook. Per VentureBeat, the dating app has integrated users' Instagram accounts into their profiles, allowing potential matches to view each other's 'grams without leaving the Bumble application. Show More Summary
In which Sony Santa Monica keeps the GOD OF WAR gravy train a-rollin'. Read more...
This short performance shows us all we need to know about the state of our society.
During the promotional trailer for the fifth season of the sublime HBO commentary series Last Week Tonight, a harried John Oliver and the narrator were repeatedly interrupted by ridiculous, but sadly believable, news alerts on Oliver’s phone. It all came to an end when the last alert ordered him to do just one thing. We're...
Filmmaker Ryan and editor Kurtis Jackson created a relaxing video that features their friend Alex’s graceful snowboarding journey down a large hill covered in soft, powdery snow set to “Clair de Lune” by Claude Debussy. via Boing Boing Tough Little Pug Snowboards Down a Snowy Hill While Wearing a GoPro CameraClever Man Plows Snow Using...
Back in December 2017, it was confirmed that director Quentin Tarantino would be developing a Star Trek film written by Mark L. Smith of The Revenant. Nerdist celebrated the news by creating a fantastic gritty parody trailer, using footage from the classic Star Trek: The Original Series, that imagines Star Trek as a Tarantino style...
Is a birthday without a cake really a birthday at all? Sure, we’ve had happy birthdays that were celebrated with key lime pie and brownie sundaes.