10 Sacred Sites Worth Seeing. Attracting pilgrims and tourists alike since ancient times.
The Editor's Notes On Milo Yiannopoulos's Awful Book Are Absolutely Incredible.
The New Year’s Feast That Transformed Fools Into Popes And Kings.
How Star Wars: The Last Jedi Asks More of Its Redemption Arc. A step in the right direction that JJ Abrams will screw up completely in episode IX.
America’s Worst Graveyard Shift Is Grinding Up Workers. Working at a slaughterhouse is bad, but cleaning it up at night is even worse.
Here Are the Best Fictional Heroes of 2017. You might notice that they all have one thing in common, and how they are different from heroes of the past.
Style Inspired by The Queen of Mars. Art Deco meets science fiction in 1920s Hollywood. (via Metafilter)
The People’s History of Tatooine. A serious discussion about the socioeconomic conditions on the Star Wars desert planet.
How Accurate are Emojis
to the Real-World Animals They Are Supposed to Represent? National
Geographic obtained some opinions from scientists who study animals. (via Boing Boing)
When Whimsical Anti-Theft Tea Caddies Protected the World's Most Precious Leaf. These containers are now a rare link to the history of the global tea trade.