wnyc:

Time Is A Flat Circus takes Rustin Cohle quotations from True Detective and applies them to Family Circus cartoons.  It’s the best thing the internet has given us this week.
—Sean, Studio 360

wnyc:

Time Is A Flat Circus takes Rustin Cohle quotations from True Detective and applies them to Family Circus cartoons.  It’s the best thing the internet has given us this week.

—Sean, Studio 360

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policymic:

17 things ‘Nashville’ gets really wrong about Nashville

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I haven’t watched the show, but the article is spot on about what Nashvillians do and don’t do.

popculturebrain:

Listen: Sigur Ros - “The Rains of Castamere”

So perfect.

policymic:

Mike Huckabee’s defense of homophobic comments is offensive to Christians


While Huckabee is free to express his opinions, anti-gay or otherwise, implying that he is on the “right side of the Bible” is problematic. Aside from the fact that the Bible says many things that would be considered outrageous in modern society, there are many Christians who actually do support LGBT rights. Are they on the “right side” of the Bible, too? Or is the right side actually just Huckabee’s side?
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policymic:

Mike Huckabee’s defense of homophobic comments is offensive to Christians

While Huckabee is free to express his opinions, anti-gay or otherwise, implying that he is on the “right side of the Bible” is problematic. Aside from the fact that the Bible says many things that would be considered outrageous in modern society, there are many Christians who actually do support LGBT rights. Are they on the “right side” of the Bible, too? Or is the right side actually just Huckabee’s side?

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popculturebrain:

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Brief thoughts:

  • The loss of his “Colbert” character will be painful. It’s been one of the most genius, game-changing comedic performances on modern television and to not have that 4 nights a week anymore will be truly unfortunate.
  • Additionally it’s a shame CBS didn’t go for a woman or…

earloffabulousness:

When i was little i wanted to grow up to be a disney princess but im pretty sure i just became Yzma 

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ilovecharts:

Hours Worked On Minimum Wage In Order To Pay For One University Credit Hour

ilovecharts:

Hours Worked On Minimum Wage In Order To Pay For One University Credit Hour

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ilovecharts:

Stay classy, Fox News

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nprbooks:

Left: Samuel Taylor Coleridge, circa 1815. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Right: J. Cole, circa 2013. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Clear Channel)
Mental Floss pairs famous literary first lines with rap lyrics:
SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE/J. COLEIn Xanadu did Kubla Khan Pay dues like a hair salon (“Kubla Khan”and “The Last Stretch”)
ROBERT FROST/2PACWhose woods these are I think I know Creep with me through that immortal flow (“Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” and “Thug Passion”)
VIRGINIA WOOLF/WALEMrs. Dalloway said she would buy the flowers herself Fall in love with defeat, throw my endeavors on the shelf (Mrs. Dalloway and “The Artistic Integrity”)
OK, just one more:
ALLEN GINSBERG/2PACI saw the best minds of my generation Destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked See me and hope I’m intoxicated or slightly faded (“Howl” and “Ain’t Hard 2 Find”)
Brilliant.
-Nicole

nprbooks:

Left: Samuel Taylor Coleridge, circa 1815. (Hulton Archive/Getty Images) Right: J. Cole, circa 2013. (Ethan Miller/Getty Images for Clear Channel)

Mental Floss pairs famous literary first lines with rap lyrics:

SAMUEL TAYLOR COLERIDGE/J. COLE
In Xanadu did Kubla Khan
Pay dues like a hair salon

(“Kubla Khan”and “The Last Stretch”)

ROBERT FROST/2PAC
Whose woods these are I think I know
Creep with me through that immortal flow

(“Stopping by Woods on a Snowy Evening” and “Thug Passion”)

VIRGINIA WOOLF/WALE
Mrs. Dalloway said she would buy the flowers herself
Fall in love with defeat, throw my endeavors on the shelf

(Mrs. Dalloway and “The Artistic Integrity”)

OK, just one more:

ALLEN GINSBERG/2PAC
I saw the best minds of my generation
Destroyed by madness, starving hysterical naked
See me and hope I’m intoxicated or slightly faded

(“Howl” and “Ain’t Hard 2 Find”)

Brilliant.

-Nicole

(via npr)