Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Miss Cellania's Links

The Aero-Nuts of 1785. The first men who flew across the English Channel landed in France ...naked.

Star Trek The Original Series: 30 Interstellar Guest Stars. A deep look at each guest star ranks them by their science fiction contributions.

The Fake Americans Russia Created to Influence the Election.

A Very Special Breaking Bad Pulled a Train Robbery, and Proved the Power of Plot. The episode “Dead Freight” masterfully summed up what made the show great.

Creature from the Green Lagoon. Caddo Lake in Texas is suffering under an invasion of giant salvinia that is threatening the life of Texas wetlands.

The Selfie-Obsessed Countess of Vanity. Virginia Oldoini wasn't a photographer, but a 19th-century artist, with herself as the medium in over 400 portraits.

How Bullwinkle Taught Kids Sophisticated Political Satire. They proved that the Cold War could be ridiculed even as it was happening.

Queso Is the World’s Most Perfect Food. Velveeta and Ro-Tel made it accessible to everyone.

Congratulations to Melissa McCarthy, who won an Emmy for portraying Sean Spicer on SNL!

Students Are Sharing The Differences Between Teachers In High School And College And They Are Hilariously True.


xoxoxoBruce said...

Yes, you are a bargain, deal of the day, year, century.
Thank you, from all of us acolytes.

jamie said...

They forgot one of the Star Treks guests: Kathryn Hays, who played "Gem The Empath" #67.

Where do we know her from? My god, everywhere! But most notable she played
Kim Sullivan Hughes on ATWT 1972-2010.