Tag Archives: This Is A Thing That Exists

Seven Quick Takes Friday: Roads Less Traveled Edition

1) Current mood: Absolutely. 2) So this happened. Yes, that is final post for Shakesville. It seems that Melissa McEwan’s health has improved a lot, but her hiatus told her that going back to the blog was not a good … Continue reading

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Seven Quick Takes: U.N. Spacyforce Edition

1) Current mood: 2) And today in “This Is A Thing That Exists And Only Primus Knows Why Because WTF?!”: Boston will have a “Straight Pride” parade in August. Seriously. First off, shouldn’t this thing be called “Incelebration“? Second off, … Continue reading

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11 Things That Should Make You Run Like Hell

I found this hot, steaming pile at the Friendly Atheist: called 11 THINGS EVERY REAL CONSERVATIVE SHOULD ASK ON A FIRST DATE–yes, the all caps title really is a thing–by Kurt Schlichter, it’s a study in WTF?. No, I will not link to the … Continue reading

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It’s A Movement, All Right

You can guess which kind. Apparently, Skeptic magazine has collectively lost its damned mind; I’ll let you read the small takedown over at Pharyngula, because my brain is simply too tired and frustrated to deal with the shit. Because it’s shit and … Continue reading

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Closing the Book

Apparently, Simon & Schuster have revealed some of the problems they had with Hanrahan’s book. I won’t be quoting the article; it’s best if you head on over to the Guardian and read it for yourself. It’s absolutely fascinating. However, it … Continue reading

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This Op-Ed Was a Deal Breaker

I found this while wandering the backrooms of the internet: it’s called I’m a Lesbian Who Hates Cats. I’m Going to Die Alone. It might win a little something like the most accurate title of the year but that’s about it. The … Continue reading

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Make Hasbro Think Again

You have to feel bad for Hasbro: Transformers: The Last Knight didn’t do as well as expected at the box office, the company’s profits as well as its stock have taken a hit due in no small part to the Toys … Continue reading

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