Trailer for Torchwood: Children of Earth. Holy fucking CRAP this looks good.
I am just enough of a sap to find this utterly charming. (Via Neatorama.)
…it feels kind of insulting to think that he should always have to be...– Graeme McMillan, on the io9 blog, discussing why it might not be a bad thing that Joss Whedon isn’t involved in the Buffy movie. He makes a fair point.
Brother: Do you want to listen to Sesame Street or The Who?
The Neph: Motown!
It's funnier if you know my stepdad
Stepdad: My new computer comes next Friday.
Me: Oh yeah? Is it going to have Vista on it or did you find one with XP?
Stepdad: I have no idea what you're talking about.
To Do List, 5/14/09
1. Watch last night’s LOST before I inadvertently find out what happened 2. Put in Fresh Direct order for Saturday 3. Make the roasted cauliflower dish I meant to make on Monday, before the brussel sprouts distracted me (sidebar: my 8-year-old self is now thinking, “who the fuck did I grow into?”) 4. Vacuum 5. Clean bathroom 6. Find out if Brooklyn Public is open for brunch...
The Evolution of Virtual Currency →
Reciting from memory… “My name is Ozymandias, King of Kings: Look on my works, motherfuckers ye mighty, and despair.”
Cobble Hill Blog » Rock-climbing coming to Boerum... →
Spiders Getting Bigger -- Global Warming to Blame? →
This makes sense. Treating the planet like a giant landfill should result in our collective lives turning into a bad 50s sci fi B-movie (which is of course the only logical outcome of this development), and it serves us right. Though I, for one, would like to welcome our new Spider Overlords… (Am I the only one who still thinks that’s funny? Probably. Don’t care.)
2:03 pm, a text to my brother: RIP Dom DeLuise. “Not in the face!” 2:09 pm, my brother’s reply: WATCH ME FAGGOTS!
Feminists are in danger if we don’t know our history, and a saucy tattoo and a...– Naomi Wolf reviews Bad Girls Go Everywhere: The Life of Helen Gurley Brown, by Jennifer Scanlon (via kpwerker)