After I continued to randomly mark large chunks of my feed as read trying to use the Feedly app for Android, I tried a bunch of other feed readers and have settled on Newsfold. It’s not fancy, but it does what I want a feed reader to do. So! *fingers crossed*
- New releases: Smart Bitches (romance) and All About Romance
- Linkity from Smart Bitches. Cover snark from Smart Bitches.
- Linkity from Inkophile.
- Linkity from the Pen Addict.
- 100 young adult science fiction books.
- 21 quotes from Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Huston.
- “The book that reached into the switchboard of my mind and switched everything on“.
- Post-apocalyptic librarians – this snippet is way too short, unfortunately.
- The fandom experience.
Do, Think, Learn, Make
- The history of the price tag.
- “This mutant crayfish clones itself, and it’s taking over Europe“. That’s the amusing tumblr thread about it – here’s my fact checking link to Science.
- We had a very snowy weekend here in Minneapolis. Very snowy.
- “Bee stings and cow kicks kill way more Americans than sharks“.
- A look at how different Star Trek: Deep Space Nine was from the rest of the Star Trek franchise.
- Some journaling prompts from Lifehacker.
- Good for you, Dick’s Sporting Goods.
- Drunk History on Mister Rogers.
- “Is coffee good for you?“
- “Beyond hope and despair: Teaching climate change“.
- Easy roasted veggie salad.
- Yellow curry with root veggies, cashews, and basil.
- Dutch oven chicken pot pie.
- Sheet pan cornbread for a crowd.
- Salted caramel bittersweet chocolate caramel tart.
- Spicy peanut rice noodles with gai lan.
- Almond flour tortillas.
- 10 “low-stress meals”.
- Chocolate shortbread cookies.
- Mississippi River in winter, with banjo.
- Geology dragon.
- Nice photo of the Mary Tyler Moore statue on Nicollet Mall.
- A twist on Cinderella.
- The Harry Potter: A History of Magic online exhibit from the British Library.
- Linkity from kmkat.
Cool or Wha…?
- This is an interesting way to remember to do something… Wouldn’t it be easier to just set a reminder on your phone?!
- Six degrees of Wikipedia.
- Chopstick gallery.
- Humorous horror short about a pet cemetery.
- The stages of a cat yawn.
- Dogs getting stuck in snow (video).
- Interaction. (Hover/long-press cursor for caption.)
- xkcd on The Simpsons. (Hover/long-press cursor for caption.)
- Bill Murray, you might be onto something there re: the Olympics!
- “This hero made himself a boyfriend out of boxed wine cartons“.
- “If HAL9000 was Amazon.com’s Alexa“. (Thanks, Cheryl!) (vide0)
The Art of Stillness: Adventures in Going Nowhere by Pico Iyer. Thoughtful look at being still and meditating, with unexpected Leonard Cohen.
“I SAID I DON’T WANT MY PICTURE TAKEN!!!” -Chaos
“Oh s**t!!!” -Mayhem