Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Miss Cellania's Links

A David Bowie Fan Art Tribute. The images of the late musician and cultural icon are coming in from all over.

75 Years of Bridesmaids’ Dresses. (via the Presurfer)

18 Catchy Facts About Footloose.

The Delicate Art of Breeding Cheetahs. (via Digg

St. Teresa and the Single Ladies.  Female saints are extraordinary women who went to extraordinary lengths to avoid marriage. (via Metafilter)

The Secret Life of a Public Library Security Guard.

The Real Comic Book Origins of the Batman '66 TV Series. Producer William Dozier didn’t care for comic books and based the series on his very limited exposure to them.

27 Of History’s Most Iconic Rock Stars As Youngsters. If you’re a fan, you’ll recognize them in all their cuteness.

Do you have a bone to pick with boneheaded boners? Consult the bare bones guide to bone idioms.

Why Do We Care So Much About Star Wars: The Force Awakens Breaking Box-Office Records? Adjusted for inflation, it’s not even the biggest Star Wars film.

1 comment:

Ken D said...

RE: Box office receipts. AT LAST someone who doesn't just look at number of dollars. Tickets cost many more dollars now. Also they should not just look at number of tickets sold, there are many more people around. The significant number is how many seats filled PER UNIT CAPITA. This means how many tickets per hundred thousand people.