Rise and shine!
Sorry I’m late! Meeting ran late, work ran late, bus ran late, just got home, internet crapping out.
Decided to have dinner on my newly cleaned porch space. Which was made possible by the purchase of a citronella candle. I still have one corner left to tackle out here and some plants to stick in dirt, but i figure i can do that tomorrow. I figure it’s my last chance to enjoy it before i have to get ready for my trip…
Finally... an internet crusade I can get behind.
I was tempted to do a post about the classic bird documentary from 2002, Winged Migration, which you can see on youtube (here) until they take it down, I suppose. But I was inspired by this post about slow motion, close up shots of hummingbirds that was featured in this article on wired that seemed pretty intriguing.…
Please enjoy this probably-not-from-Wisconsin Hipster Pug.
Have you ever read the website Artsy.com? In its own word, it’s art genome project “maps the characteristics (we call them “genes”) that connect artists, artworks, architecture, and design objects across history.” Just today, I received this very cool read, “A Brief History of Color in Art.” It reminds me a bit of a…
Jesus Fucking Christ, kids.... it’s the Netflix apocalypse!
Fuckin’ Tuesday again....not happening. I’ll be doing as little as possible till 2 new Person of Interest episodes tonight. What’s everyone else up to?
Welcome, dear folks, to the penultimate edition of Monday Mustelid!
I got a bunch of stuff going on but i wanted to recognize the contributions of you lovely Balkers today. First, let me ask “What are your favorite documentaries of the Aughts?” I provided a list. I watched the shit out of Dig! It’s weird that one of my friends knows the guy from Brian Jonestown Massacre (though not…
I had a head-smacking-why-didn’t-anyone-think-of-this-before moment. There would/will be some challenges, which I don’t think are insurmountable; vehicles taller than 2 meters would have to take different routes, it might be advisable to put up concrete barriers to prevent cars from colliding with the buses ... They…
Old news is still interesting news: Brilliant Ontario knows how to handle anti-vaxxers | Grrr What’s the rest of that stuff between our legs for anyways? | Puzzling Just when did the Americas collide? | Fuck Yeah! An abortion doctor stands up to bullies | Adorbs! Mama bear and her baby on the beach
The long prophesied day is approaching! The planet’s rightful rulers return!
Gawker Media (GM) is a collection of eight (previously nine) main domains on which the majority of GM writings and other content are hosted. Here’s how they rank in relative amounts of Internet traffic, in late May of 2016, sorted by Alexa.com global rank:
Bring It On, now a cult classic was released it 2000 therefore qualifying it for our theme of the week. On it’s face, it’s a slightly raunchy teen comedy about competitive cheerleading. But if you look a bit closer it can actually be used as a metaphor for black resistance in America.