A Marvel Unlimited subscription really lets you hit the more peculiar corners of that comic book universe

A Marvel Unlimited subscription really lets you hit the more peculiar corners of that comic book universe

[Basketball] appeals to the Hebrew with his Oriental background," he wrote, according to Arieh Sclar, the author of A Sport At Which Jews Excel. Gallico added that it sat well with the "temperament of the Jews" because it "places a premium on an alert, scheming mind, flashy trickiness, artful dodging, and general smart alecness. How Stereotypes Explain Everything And Nothing At All : Code Switch : NPR
One of the important things in relationships is honoring one another’s shared interests.

Article containing my all time top favorite old-timey racist quote via NPR

One of the important things in relationships is honoring one another’s shared interests.

Article containing my all time top favorite old-timey racist quote via NPR

The difference between someone writing Captain America who understands history and likes the character and someone writing Captain America who is a complete dipshit about history and/or hates the character.

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Current earworm. Not unhappy about it.

HAND ME MY NOSE RING.

Can we be haaaaapy?

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I remain alarmed/enthralled by how much David Bowie in a demo sounds like Tom Petty

Lookit Me, I’m in Saaaaan Fraaaaancisco!

Well, I was only in SF for two nights, one day as it was a really specific business trip jaunt, but I think I did a pretty good job getting the gist of the city.

  • I had a pretentious coffee
  • I saw a poop on the sidewalk
  • I overheard doofuses in suits discussing equity/begging for power outlets
  • I saw a disabled gentleman have a screaming match with a no-nonsense middle-aged Asian lady
  • I deployed code to production from a coffee shop because WiFi (monstrous, I know, but people were depending on me and I at least bought a bagel)
  • I had a meeting in a room with a glass window wall
  • I overate Mexican food

Certainly too short and too much work to be a vacation, but I’ll take it.

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Poetry in (very slight) motion