Early post while I am at Hartsfield Jackson Airport (ATL). Have I really gone more than 100 posts without featuring Massive Attack in any way, shape, or form? Is that even really possible? Next you'll tell me that I haven't talked about The Gorillaz, or Portishead, or The Jesus and Mary Chain, or The Chemical Brothers… »
Don't know if everyone's seen, but the latest iteration of the Kinja troll is the mimic, a greasy little chameleon subspecies that copies the avatar and screen name of a known poster and shitposts its copious bowels out. »
Spectacular project gives anyone ability to create dynamic, Jackson Pollack-like paintings via computer reading brain waves. »
- What Paris landmark was built for the 1889 World's Fair?
- What English writer noted, "A woman must have money and a room of her own if she is to write fiction."
- The 1962 show The New Realists was the first major exhibition of what art movement?
- The unfinished Sagrada Família is located in which city?
- Le Chat Noir was a… »
What is the best candy? I say, Sour Patch Kids, as I like fruitiness more than chocolatey stuff and tang more than sweetness. Williams Sonoma, the greatest store for my Easter desires, has some bunny sour patch candies that I sampled repeatedly last time I went there and they were DELICIOUS. »
Earlier this month breast cancer activist Lisa Bonchek Adams passed away. Twitter was all abuzz with the news—most likely because that's where she made her name well-known—but news sites were largely subdued in their mentions. »
For part of T'other's lunch I'm heating a wee frozen pizza (M&M's individual deep dish pepperoni for my fellow Canucks) and I had to preheat the oven. It has one of those digital control panels that want you to push bake, select a temperature and press the ok button. I pushed bake, then stopped to verify the… »
Welcome to BlaurghTalk, a safe space where you can bitch and moan about anything in your life, big or small, and you will not be judged.»
What are you looking forward to watching next month? April isn't exactly a banner month for horror movies, but there are a few interesting things on the horizon: »
Erik Erikson, the great theorist, seemed to embody modernism in psychology with his expansion of psychology to go beyond the unconscious, the childhood and the family triad to embrace society and culture. He promoted the idea that each stage of the lifecycle was characterized central struggles at each stage that need… »
Hello, friends, and welcome to this week's cross thread. Today, I present to you the video shown in every college biology class since it was made in 2006 by XVIVO for Harvard professors to show in their undergraduate classes: The Inner Life of the Cell. A longer, narrated version is presented here, but if you would… »
I have mentioned this before on the kinjaverse, but a time ago I went traipsing around Brasil with friends. One stop was Brasilia, where we stayed with a friend. I have many fond memories of that trip but one aspect I'll never be able to forget was the architecture. »