Weirdness

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Grand Old Pigs

http://www.rollingstone.com/politics/news/russian-hacking-damning-revelations-about-gop-trump-obama-w489548?utm_source=rsnewsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_content=daily&utm_campaign=062417_12



A nazi 'monument' in DC

https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/retropolis/wp/2017/06/23/six-nazi-spies-were-executed-in-d-c-white-supremacists-gave-them-a-memorial-on-federal-land/?utm_term=.1f6cf0f8975c


A little bit of DC trivia and lore.

Friday, June 23, 2017

The Library of Things

https://americanlibrariesmagazine.org/2017/06/01/library-of-things/

Neat!


(Thanks for the link, Carol!)

Darwin Award Nominee

http://worldnewsdailyreport.com/florida-zoo-employee-killed-while-attempting-to-rape-alligator/



Book Hoarders


http://lithub.com/10-famous-book-hoarders/

My kind of people...

Thursday, June 22, 2017

The Marx Brothers and A Day at the UN


https://travsd.wordpress.com/2014/05/28/marx-movie-madness-month-28-billy-wilders-a-day-at-the-united-nations/


What might have been...

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Grand Old Pigs


http://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-falwell-idUSKBN15G5F4


Tuesday, June 20, 2017

A new version of Dracula from the team that created Sherlock

http://variety.com/2017/tv/news/sherlock-team-reuniting-for-dracula-series-1202472312/



Religion

http://religionlo.com/gods-name-during-intercourse/


Honesty Is The Best Policy


https://thenib.com/trump-s-cabinet-gets-honest?utm_campaign=newsletter-links&utm_medium=email&utm_source=newsletter

Monday, June 19, 2017

Grand Old Pigs

http://occupydemocrats.com/2017/06/19/republican-party-just-accidentally-leaked-personal-info-200-million-voters/


RIP Bill Dana

http://www.hollywoodreporter.com/news/bill-dana-dead-jose-jimenez-903436


Utah Phillips' Caboose


http://www.burlingtonfreepress.com/story/entertainment/2017/06/14/utah-phillips-caboose-vermont-home-museum/330644001/


I've had the pleasure of attending several performances by Phillips (Including one on his last tour).  He was wonderful.

(Thanks for the link, Doug!)

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Growing up in DC - The Side Effects

http://www.onlyinyourstate.com/dc/side-effects-washington-dc/


Grand Old Pigs

http://abovethelaw.com/2017/06/trump-selects-law-grad-for-housing-job-law-school-says-shes-not-a-law-grad/

https://www.nytimes.com/2017/06/18/us/politics/michael-flynn-intel-group-trump.html?emc=edit_ta_20170618&nl=top-stories&nlid=13038199&ref=cta&_r=0

Capitalism


https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2017/jun/18/foxconn-life-death-forbidden-city-longhua-suicide-apple-iphone-brian-merchant-one-device-extract?utm_source=esp&utm_medium=Email&utm_campaign=GU+Today+USA+-+Collections+2017&utm_term=231236&subid=1567486&CMP=GT_US_collection

http://inthesetimes.com/working/entry/20237/day_laborer_purgatory_waiting_in_the_streets_to_take_a_backbreaking_job

http://inthesetimes.com/article/20234/capitalism-is-built-on-the-backs-of-black-women-domestic-workers