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Browsing Posts published in May, 2011

“Charmed to meet yuh…”

As always, the same standard disclaimer applies. I didn’t draw these, found them on /c/, etc, etc…

Looking for love in all the wrong places Stolen Superman sign returned Cuban eyes record with 268-foot cigar Sign language mistaken for gang signs Shortwave weekly propagation forecast Two views of a lopsided galaxy All Signs Point to Hidden Ocean on Saturn Moon Titan Skywatching Guide: Meteor Showers of 2011 Prosecutor: Restaurant Owners Go On […]

I can’t get this out of my head. I find myself singing “For the douche, for the douche for the motherfuckin’ douche” at inappropriate moments. And I’m totally smitten with Kate Micucci. She’s the brunette, if you didn’t know.

As always, the same standard disclaimer applies. I didn’t draw these, found them on /c/, etc, etc… Click to embiggen

I usually prefer the more pop songs in The Cure canon, but this darkdarkdarkdark song hits all the right notes with me.

As always, the same standard disclaimer applies. I didn’t draw these, found them on /c/, etc, etc… click to embiggen The first of many animated GIFs!

Ah, the so-called “buzz kill” track. On the awesome Power, Corruption and Lies, this song follows the ecstatic burst of awesome pop that is “Age of Consent.” And yes, in some ways it does drag the overall momentum of the album, especially when it’s followed by “The Village.” But there is a method to the […]

As always, the same standard disclaimer applies. I didn’t draw these, found them on /c/, etc, etc… Click to embiggen

Hard to believe we’re in May already… Meryl Yourish says it all re: OBL Inmate hurt trying to break up fighting officers Pope John Paul II’s body exhumed ahead of beatification How Goldman Sachs Created the Food Crisis Naked man runs 3 miles through Beaver Co. Heh, Beaver University of Alaska asks students to please […]

This might be my favorite Stereolab song. The bounce of the music, the French lyrics, the horns, dat bass… This sounds like it could’ve been out of a 60s French film. I get mental images of a small-town girl walking around Paris for the first time spellbound.

Yup, another month of cute cartoon girls. It’s not that I am losing interest in real girls, I just find it hard to post images here that are good enough. But these manga chicks are always good enough. When doing a month of one subject you need both quantity and quality, something these manga chicks […]