Thursday, July 19, 2012

Miss Cellania's Links

50 Wonderful Comic Con Costumes From 2012. My favorite: Axe Cop.

The Uncannily Accurate Depiction of the Meth Trade in Breaking Bad.

Thank god for taxes. When your house burns down, you're glad to have contributed to the support of the fire department -and you think about other essential services.

Noisy Typer is an application for Macs that makes your computer sound like an old-fashioned office typing pool. or at least one person typing on a manual typewriter. And it's free!

In 1920, The Daughter of Dawn was filmed with an entirely Native American cast from the Comanche and Kiowa nations, in authentic sets and costumes they themselves provided. It was lost for almost 100 years, but has now been restored. (via Metafilter)

Are feminism and comedy natural enemies? Louis C.K. says "...stereotypically speaking, feminists can’t take a joke” and “comedians can’t take criticism.”

Imagine the trailer for The Dark Knight Rises redone with scenes from Batman: The Animated Series, including new voiceovers by the original voice actors. Okay, you really don't have to imagine it, because it's been done.

Why won't The Dark Knight Rises be shown in 3d? Because Chris Nolan would rather please the audience than make the extra $2 a ticket.

"Political animals" refers to more than just a TV show. Here are nine non-human  critters who have held political offices in real life.

The 10 People with the Most Square Miles of the Earth’s Surface Named After Them. I bet you can guess number one, and possibly two, but the rest are surprises.

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