Goodies for all types today.
This house is a cat paradise, which is good, as the owners have 16 feline-monsters. This link is for those who like architecture, making fun of people with sad existences, and fuzzy cat pictures. Related: Cat Ladies Who Go Too Far
I don’t know about the rest of you, but it’s craaaazy cold here on the coast of Maine, with a whopping great storm on its way Thursday night and into Friday. Lucky for me, I have this drink guide to remind me of great drinks. My personal fave these days is a cup of warm milk with a hint of amaretto flavoring. Yum!
These two artists create visual representations of large reams of data, which you can then hang on your wall. Sounds boring, I know. But not when you can have The History of Political Parties from 1898-2005 on your wall. You know you (or someone you know) wants one.
Avatar: One Big Pile of Anthropological Mess
No, I haven’t seen it yet. I know I know. I’m trying. Anyway, if you have (or just want to sound smart at your next party/coffee date), here are some anthropological and gender and race-based critiques of the film. Or, you can go with what a friend of mine said of the movie: “Avatar in 3d: that really hot chick that you wish would just shut the hell up.”
Yup. Check it out over at Sociological Images. (This, of course, being a continuation of my gendered gift guide griping).
From the Daily Hampshire Gazette, a Western Mass Newspaper. Also, what are you all calling this past decade? I’ve heard “aughts,” “naughts,” “The Uh-Ohs,” and “the Naughties.”