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AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
I dislike reading Shakespeare plays, but I love watching them. I can't make head-nor-hair of the text, but seeing it acted out is awesome! Maybe that's one of the things that makes Shakespeare's plays so great....you c…

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
As I said above, I couldn't see these two competing in any meaningful way. I voted for the undersimian, just because.


AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 1 replies
I've been doing a bit of Netflixing lately. I watched that first contact movie from 2016 "Arrival", and I was emotionally devastated by it. A very powerful movie. I've also been watching an old anime series called "…

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
Yes, of course. But I just don't see them competing with each other in any meaningful way.

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 2 replies
It actually sounds kinda boring to me. Oberon will be all "Want a sausage?", and the Librarian will just say "ook".

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 1 replies
https://sploid.gizmodo.com/t-rex-catches-fire-at-amusement-park-despite-the-fact-t-1824018032 "The Royal Gorge Dinosaur Experience in Canon City, Colorado, used to have 16 regular T-Rex dinosaur statues. Now it has ju…

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 1 replies
The stockpilers, anyway. "Three percent of the population now owns half of the country’s firearms." https://blogs.scientificamerican.com/observations/why-are-white-men-stockpiling-guns/ "Research suggests it's lar…

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
Mostly I read science fiction and fantasy, but I also branch out into mysteries and the occasional smutty romance.

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
Both! I like a short handled tote when I'm carrying groceries from the store to the car, but if I'm walking to the post office to mail a package, I prefer a longer handle that I can sling over my shoulder. I actually…

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 5 replies
https://io9.gizmodo.com/im-going-to-make-myself-like-tea-so-i-can-justify-this-1823737449 Unlike the guy in this article, I don't have to *make* myself like tea, but justifying buying a stovetop kettle when I already …

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 4 replies
https://www.vanityfair.com/news/2018/03/trump-openly-brags-about-lying-to-justin-trudeaus-face http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/trump-trudeau-1.4577179 Don't worry Donnie - I'm sure he didn't believe a word you said…

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 1 replies
I also found this little skit he did for a show called Little Britain: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yC65NkjhkPA :)

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
I found this compilation of physicists reacting to his death: https://gizmodo.com/physicists-react-to-stephen-hawkings-passing-updating-1823762469

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
Our old house had a softener, but we never bothered to install one here. We have a reverse osmosis filter for our drinking water (it really improves the tea!), but the rest of our water is au natural!

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
I just heard on the radio of his passing. This is tragic.

AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 2 replies
I use "Jet Dry". It's a liquid that comes in a half-litre bottle, so not too over-packaged. We have very hard water in this area, and without a rinse agent (or as you point out, it's a drying agent), a lot of dishes co…


AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago
Businesses are also hedging their bets with best before dates. If they put a short date on it, and some once-in-a-hundred-years occurrence happens that makes the food either outright bad, or even just taste 'off', then …


AwesomeAud 3 yrs ago | 1 replies
Aslan vs. The Shrike? The Shrike will tear Aslan to pieces, but he'll come back stronger than ever.


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