Have been deep-cleaning my bedroom/the house in preparation for my two aunts coming to visit tomorrow. We were going to visit Acadia National Park tomorrow with them, but can’t because Pres. Obama et al. are there this weekend as well. I know that if I had a day like yesterday on the job as he did (oil leak capped, financial reform passed), I’d want to take a weekend away, but all the presidential hullaballoo is snarling up traffic up and down the coast of Maine.
So here’s some links.
The trailer for the movie Howl, about Allen Ginsberg. It looks promising. A lot better than Eclipse, which I am slightly ashamed to say that I saw last night. Most. Asinine. Film. Ever. Also: Team Jacob 4evar, yo. (-:
I was at a beautiful wedding last weekend. It sorta made me believe in true love and monogamy and all that rot again. A little bit. Apparently a writer for Feministing also went to one similar to the one I attended and felt the same way.
ImprovEverywhere is back again, this time with a Reenactment of the “Princess Leia Meets Darth Vader” scene in A New Hope (IV), only acted out in a subway car.
If I had to have what is technically a mental disorder, I’d want synaesthesia, where your brain switches up input and outputs, so you can hear colors, see music, etc. Someone has asked if you can teach yourself synaesthesia.
Women kicking butt. A consideration of female action heroes.
Sir Patrick Stewart helping out The Count from Sesame Street corral some wayward numbers using his stage voice.
Annnnddd…that’s all I had hanging around on my browser from the last couple of days. Writing this helps me clean out my open tabs. Pass this along to friends in the workplace and such, pleaseandthankyou!