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Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Cool project of the week: a Kickstarter to photograph authors as characters in their own worlds. Cartoon of the week: Risky Date. This!! Adorable thing of the week: Shelter Puts Dogs In A Photobooth To Get Them Adopted. Selfie Fables – what if Disney characters had Instagram? Too funny. A chef has fun transforming junk food into gourmet dishes. Making ice cream that tastes like color. Super intrigued by this. The Anatomy of Rage. One author reaches her breaking point… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Best cartoon of the week: Strong Bad Returns To Emailing After Years of Silence. Best April Fools gimmick: CERN researchers confirm existence of the Force. Random funny of the week: Two Medieval Monks Invent Bestiaries. Your Life is Boring. In Defense of the TBR Pile A good take on the kerfluffle over the Hugo nominee list this past weekend. 8 Reasons Why Authors Are Assholes $50 Code – Less Money, More Headache: on why paying only $50 for custom blog… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Fun video of the week: Shut up and Dance. Cute videos of the week: Chipmunk Enjoys Fresh Bed Sheets, and the most tolerant cat ever. Cool thing of the week: George Mason students using sound waves to extinguish fire. I was highly entertained by the #VeryRealisticYA thread on Twitter. An author talks about “appropriate literature” and how that applies to girls, girls reading, and feminism. Gen Con Threatens to Leave Indiana Over Controversial “Religious Freedom” Bill. More good advice from… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Photo series of the week: Finland Night Photography by Mikko Lagerstedt. Kindle Cover Disasters. This is what happens when you don’t hire a professional designer to do your book cover. 10 Words Every Girl Should Learn. Consent: Not actually that complicated. Here’s the thing: stop doing shit you don’t like. Double and half (freelancer math). What Your Tweets Say About You. I followed the link to the Twitter analyzer. I’m about Average on emotional style, have a High rating for… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Photo series of the week: 35 Incredible Examples of Double Exposure Photography. “Good Guy Sauron” Meme Shows Off The Helpful Side Of The Dark Lord. A Campaign to Put a Woman on the Twenty-Dollar Bill. Children, Chores, and the Gender Pay Gap at Home. Girls do more chores than boys and are less likely to get an allowance in exchange for their work. When they do, they are paid less. Are we scaring the Gentlemen out of Men? What The… Read the rest ⇒


Wednesday Treasure Trove

Wednesday Treasure Trove

Cute video of the week: Snoring hummingbird. Art series of the week: Women Characters Redesigned by Women SFF Artists. Princess Peach is my favorite. Photo series of the week: 15 Photos Of People From All Over The World Next To How Much Food They Eat Per Day. Perchance to Dream: LARPing Hamlet at Castle Elsinore. 21 Things You Didn’t Know Your iPhone Can Do. I legit did not know some of these. Ask Auntie MJ: How Do I Human? Good… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

AWESOME VIDEO OF THE WEEK: Jimmy Kimmel Gets Doctors to Tell Anti-Vaxxers What They Should Already Know. Art series of the week: Awesome Drawings on Photographs by Johan Thornqvist. Some cool products this week: This Vending Machine Takes Bottles And Gives Food To Stray Dogs In Exchange. Milk tumblers made from chocolate chip cookies. This Amazing Beehive From Australia Harvests Its Own Honey. Laugh of the week: Actual Boyfriends Try on Boyfriend Jeans. How ‘Transference’ Makes You Hard to Live… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Video of the week: if you haven’t already seen the Disney short Feast, watch it now. It’s super adorable, and just won an Oscar. Photo series of the week: Fairytales Come To Life In Magical Photos By Russian Photographer Margarita Kareva. Tree Created by Artist Grows 40 Different Types of Fruit. And it’s gorgeous on top of it. Too cool. Big Empty Italian Castles For Sale. Now I just need several million dollars. DIY Fairy Gardens From Broken Pots. Brilliant…. Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Thought-provoking video of the week: What Comes After Religion? Awesome video of the week: NASA took one snap shot of the sun every 8 hours for 5 years — and THIS is how it turned out. Where does earth end and space begin? Crows Understand Analogies How One Stupid Tweet Blew Up Justine Sacco’s Life. That odd line between morbid and useful: Facebook Heir? Time to Choose Who Manages Your Account When You Die. NSFW: ‘Fifty Shades Of Grey’ Reimagined… Read the rest ⇒


Tuesday Treasure Trove

Tuesday Treasure Trove

Cool sculpture series of the week: What Flowers Look Like Suspended In Massive Blocks Of Ice. Check out this reimagined cover of a sci-fi classic. Let’s Do a Literary Version of ‘Chopped’. More entertaining that it probably should be. How A Flexible Work Culture Could Solve Our Sleep Problems. Busy Hands, Busy Brains. Research shows that the most accomplished scientists are likely to be craftspeople. Raising Children Without Religion May Be A Better Alternative, Suggests New Research. “According to multiple… Read the rest ⇒