Saturday, October 01, 2011

When Reader's Digest...

...starts reprinting stories from Boing Boing, I can't help but feel there's been a profound shift in the culture somewhere.

Saturday, September 24, 2011

When you get right down to it...

..."Sucker Punch" was mostly a feature-length version of this commercial:

Only with chicks.

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

Monday, July 18, 2011

Friday, July 08, 2011

Tuesday, June 21, 2011

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Sometimes I think I'm a pretty good judge of people.

Other times, I think I'm just paranoid and 90 percent of the time it works out to the same thing.

Sunday, April 17, 2011

Poetry in Translation

Pictures from; reblogged at everyday i show. Comments [1] [2] from everyday i show, Google translated from Russian.) Click photos for larger.

Saturday, April 16, 2011

Friday, April 08, 2011

Anonymity is something I'm good at...

...but when I Google my name, my Facebook page is the number one result. Makes me feel important, somehow.

Saturday, April 02, 2011

The Best Thing About Blogging... that I can backdate posts. Go back and fill in the past; say the things I meant to say at the time.

Where else do you get that chance?

Saturday, February 05, 2011

It's a funny thing...

...I am aware that, for pretty much all of human history (and before, in all likelihood), women have been treated as second-class citizens at best. That powerful men have made laws and upheld traditions that kept--and continue to keep--women in a subservient condition.

And yet, whenever I hear anyone use the term "patriarchy," I immediately stop taking them seriously.

I feel the same way about the phrase "the male gaze," but I'm less sure whether there's any substance to that or even what, exactly, it's supposed to mean.

Tuesday, February 01, 2011

Don't look back...

...something might be gaining on you.

Image source (As far as I know, anyway. Tumblr is where pictures go to forget their past.)