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Comedians As Comic Book Superheroes

Next Movie honors five classic comedians by enshrining them in comic book covers as superheroes, as rendered by the artists at Old Red Jalopy. Besides Steve Martin, see Bill Murray, Tina Fey, Eddie Murphy, and Will Farrell in tights on their own covers. Link -via mental_floss

Five Animals Who Like To Dress It Up And One Who Likes Being Naked

Most animals don’t like being dressed up in human clothes, but we love to make them do it anyway –after all, it is absolutely adorable. Of course, some animals love it. My own dog seems to get a little strut in his step when he wears one of his cute little tee shirts –he isn’t [...]

Blogging Ain’t What It Used To Be …

In her blog 11D, Laura McKenna wrote about how the blogosphere has changed since she started blogging six years ago. The post is from July 2009, but many of her points are still relevant (and will be for a very long time, I suspect). For example: 3. Norms and practices. Bloggers have undermined the blogosphere. Bloggers [...]

Armchair Field Trip: Lollapalooza

Last year was my first Lollapalooza ever. It’s been around since 1991, but let’s just say there’s no way my parents would have let me go back then. At the time, it was created by Perry Farrell as a farewell tour for Jane’s Addiction. So much for farewell – it ran for the next six [...]