Wednesday, August 30, 2017

How to Win an Argument

I hate infographics, but the advice is sound (via Mental Floss)

How to Win an Argument

Saturday, August 19, 2017

Repeat to Yourself "It's Just a Show, I Should Really Just Relax"

[Star Trek Voyager's IMPOSSIBLY Tiny Planet] (Viewer #84,976)

He makes a good point, but instead of laughing it off and chalking it up to artistic license, he seems to get kind of offended that digital animators aren't always scientifically accurate.

Anyway, I recently decided to give Voyager a chance, so I've seen this planet a lot recently.

I'm somewhere in Season 2 right now, and I've been told I just need to grit my teeth until 7 of 9 comes along, after which it gets... well, if not better, at least tolerable.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

I Think I'm OK With This

US T-shirt company sells swastika design as 'symbol of love and peace'

Homosexuals ruined rainbows and the word "gay", so co-opting symbols is definitely possible.

I can't think of better people to have it happen to than neo-Nazis.

Saturday, August 5, 2017

Meanwhile, Men's Suits Are Mostly Unchanged

Women, whatever you're wearing right now, be thankful:

Women's Fashion 1784-1970

[in a single, easy to view illustration - via Neatorama]