xkcd, wry as ever, considers the oft-debated impact of texting on writing skills. The xkcd book, What If?: Serious Scientific Answers to Absurd Hypothetical Questions, is out today and a must-read.
New season. Leaning forward. Hey CA.
Masonic Lodge room of the Grand Lodge of Sweden.
Gene Kelly enjoys himself at a party following the triumphant premiere of his ballet, Pas de Dieux (Dance of the Gods), at the Paris Opera, 1960. Photographed by LIFE magazine.
So I’ve been seeing a lot of tumblr posts involving anacondas and puns and various wants lately.
And I figured that Sir Mix a Lot’s “Baby Got Back” had experienced some kind of 21st century renaissance among all of tumblr.
But then it turns out I guess that Nicki Minaj is involved?
Basically, I learn about new popular music via punny GIFs.
This was a moment in my life, but it was my mom that explained it to me.
[pre-gifs] “…So, she [Paris Hilton] was a very wealthy woman, [initially] not that well known and then she gets to mega-stardom. How? The sex tape. Which was made by her boyfriend at the time, who was married, and thirteen years her senior. She sued to try and stop it [the tape’s circulation] and she couldn’t and it became the best selling sex tape for two years on the porn market.”