So It Is: Thirteen words not found in the English... →
tumblingwall: douxquelamort:alysian-fields:deadlynaturalists:thechocolatebrigade: 1. Waldeinsamkeit (German): the feeling of being alone in the woods 2. Ilunga (Tshiluba, Congo): a person who is ready to forgive any abuse for the first time, to tolerate it a second time, but never a third time 3…. Awesome. Some are just metaphors, not really words, but still interesting.
SPACE.com -- James Cameron Wants to Film Mars in... →
Batman 3: It's official →
nerdology: joshruben: I know what I’m doing July 20, 2012. Christopher Nolan will be at the helm for the third installment. For better or worse it’s releasing the same summer as another Star Trek, The Avengers, and the Spider-Man reboot.
Certain groups of people - Muslim fundamentalists, Christian fundamentalists,...– George Carlin waxing prophetic in 1999. Teabaggers, anyone? (via sixtyforty) (via affably)
TIM AND ERIC AWESOME SHOW GREAT JOB!: Greene... →
theduty: Tairy Greene stars in Little Dancin’ Man, not to be confused with Little Danson Man. (Guest starring: LeVar Burton, Peter Cetera, David Cross, Ted Danson, Zach Galifianakis, Richard Marx) perfection.
What Happened When I Went Undercover at a... →
givemesomethingtoread: What I saw and experienced at JiM both enraged and disturbed me. I had trouble staying in character as I watched one man, as part of his therapy, act out beating his father to death with a baseball bat — just one of several “Are you kidding?” moments. How anyone could believe that a JiM weekend could turn a man straight still baffles me.
GB Leighton's Twins song
wintwins: TwinkieTown.com has a poll running regarding GB Leighton’s Twins song (video). Current results: Love it. 1%, 2 votes Like it. 0%, 1 votes Don’t care either way. 13%, 17 votes Dislike it. 26%, 33 votes Hate it. 57%, 71 votes
The Improbability Pump →
chriswarren: givemesomethingtoread: Unlike germ theory, the idea of evolution strikes at the heart of human ego, suggesting that we were not the special object of God’s attention but were made by the same blind and mindless process of natural selection that also built ferns, fish and rabbits. Another answer is ignorance: most Americans are simply unaware of the multifarious evidence that makes...
120 MINUTES Archive: Episodes from MTV (1986-1995) →
soupsoup: (via sarahspy)
I mean, let’s face it, what’s the Obama administration doing? They’re advocating...– Michele Bachmann calls net neutrality an Obama censorship plot YOU HAVE NO IDEA WHAT YOU ARE TALKING ABOUT. I cannot decide who frightens me more, Palin or Bachmann (via thepolitics) (via donotronix)
If you’re sitting at home in your undershirt, watching TV, worried about...– Seth MacFarlane on people who are against gays in the military
geezush: via putthison: Put This On, Episode 2: Shoes
A second chance for Twins fans →
wintwins: The last time the Twins opened a new stadium, the results could not have been worse. Here is all you need to know about the Metrodome and baseball: on the second day the Twins played there, only 5,213 people showed up to watch the game. That’s how long the Metrodome’s honeymoon lasted. It was over after opening night. Nice little article by John Bonnes (the Twins Geek) on the Twins and...