Possible Halloween Drinking Game Rules
This game applies to adult parties (though I suppose you could count kids showing up to your door too). Use caution when drinking, etc etc. 1 shot for: Michael Jackson*† Billy Mays* Any a$$ going as Kanye interrupting people all night * Vampires ** Political Pundit/Current news story includes: teabaggers, Glenn Beck*†, Sarah Palin*†, Swine Flu, something about the bailout. 2 shots for: ...
Billy Mays Costume Contest →
Anybody still looking for a Halloween costume idea? You might be able to win some crap through this contest. And a bunch of Billy Mays stickers?
An Epidemic of Fear: How Panicked Parents Skipping... →
Interesting article, taken from Jenn. Gist: Correlation does dot imply causation.
Maurice Sendak is my hero →
“‘I would tell them to go to hell,’ Sendak said. And if children can’t handle the story, they should ‘go home,’ he added. ‘Or wet your pants. Do whatever you like. But it’s not a question that can be answered.’”
Whedon to direct Glee Episode →
ZOMG! Also, Joss, if you need to kill someone, can it be Terri (Shu’s wife)? She’s The Worst.
BibliOdyssey: Original Winnie The Pooh Drawings →
Yesterday was the 83rd anniversary of the publishing of Winnie the Pooh.
(From Chris). Interesting.
Fingerprint unmasks original da Vinci painting -... →
Letter from Obama
This, friends, is why he deserves it. He may not have accomplished much [yet] in the way of world peace, but this email from Obama proves to me that while the award might have been odd and a shock, it is not undeserved. “This morning, Michelle and I awoke to some surprising and humbling news. At 6 a.m., we received word that I’d been awarded the Nobel Peace Prize for 2009. To be...
45 Beautifully Designed Book Covers //... →
In this case, it doesn’t hurt to judge a book by its cover. I need to read most of these.
Vampire Weekend - "Horchata"
I’m in love with the new Vampire Weekend song. I can’t wait for their new album. I hope they come near Richmond on tour — they were great at Pitchfork a few years ago!