Is this a clip from a lost Kurosawa classic?
Groom takes vows to be his sister-in-law’s best friend. His new sister-in-law is developmentally delayed and will need life-long care.
Publisher Condé Nast has fired photographer Terry Richardson over allegations of sexual misconduct; i.e. assault, harassment, etc.
Apparently someone has started posted disturbing images in some of the comments on the MP. Again. Don’t we do this every couple of years?
We came home from our walk this morning and my new side gate was wide open. I called the oil company to see if they’d attempted to make an oil delivery, and nope.
I stumbled on this great youtube channel (you know, the “recommended for you” stuff that shows up in the margin?). It’s a historical costumer who demonstrates how women from various periods dressed, in glorious detail. Her costumes range from medieval to several varieties of Victorian, and they are mouthwateringly…
Avoid stories of that “submarine murder” of a reporter. There are very disturbing details coming out.
... in the House of Parliament and in the pages of GQ.
Kia is a new addition to the household; I’ve had her about 6 weeks now. I did an intro post on BalkTalk, but for some reason not here, and I always miss FFF posts because I’m at work when they go up. In any case, my beautiful, but problematic Lab cross, Beau died in the early spring, and it took until late July to get…
This is a rural northern Ontario accent. The performer is Don Harron, and the character is Charlie Farquharson a Parry Sound farmer. My cottage is about an hour from Parry Sound.
Because it has to be posted this week;
I’ve posted this before, but given the theme of the week, it’s a natural; Professor Elemental’s diss song, calling out his rival, Mr. B, the Gentleman Rhymer, in his “Fighting trousers”, a masterpiece of chap-hop.
The city of Baltimore took down 4 major Confederate monuments last night, in the dead of night. And they were big suckers too;
How timely. Even though it looks like a giant esophagus, it’s actually a giant sloth burrow; a paleoburrow. A nice follow-up to simon-on-the-river’s post about Giant Sloths
Kia arrived last night. She is thought to be a Shepherd cross and about 7 years old. She is quite fat (she’s lost nearly a pound while in the two weeks she was with her last foster mom), and very, very slow, with a touch of arthritis. I think she needs to lose at least 15 pounds, and when she’s officially mine (we’re…
This is the same guy who just yesterday asked NASA if Mars had an advanced civilization in the last few thousand years. The same guy who is the Vice Chair of the Science, Space and Technology Committee.
Stocking up for a bitch shortage has posted that longtime Jez/kinja commenter Chritter is a feminist mancatfish (Chritter) has died very suddenly of a heart attack.