Thursday, March 30, 2023

Miss Cellania's Links

A Twitter thread of The Simpsons Recreating Historical Photographs.  (via Everlasting Blort)

The Bali Rice Crisis: Taking the Culture Out of Agriculture. 

25 Easy Snack Recipes to Satisfy All Your Munchies.

A strange mashup song you might like.

The Humbling Tyranny of the Photos Our Kids Take of Us. (via Kottke)

Anti-Obamacare Law Comes Back to Bite Republicans on Abortion.

Of Course Nicolas Cage Stayed In Character As Dracula On The Set Of Renfield Because He Is Nic Cage.

The Normalizing News of the Times. The latest from Tom the Dancing Bug.

How the Fight for Birthright Citizenship Shaped the History of Asian American Families.


xoxoxoBruce said...

Miss C would look better in a Deanna Troi uniform.
In the Simpson’s pictures is that Bernie Sanders in the chair at Woodstock?
The Bali rice story was long and convoluted but interesting, proving it’s not nice to fool Mother Nature.
Best mashup song I’ve heard, I think Freddie would approve.
I will never forgive Nicolas Cage for Peggy Sue Got Married... never.

newton said...

The first actor to play a vampire in a film, Friedrich Wilhelm Murnau in Nosferatu, immersed himself in the roll so thoroughly that they later made a movie Shadow of the Vampire pondering whether or not he was actually a vampire himself.

So Nicolas Cage is just following a tradition.

newton said...

(roll/role--it's late)