Wednesday, July 31, 2013

Tuesday, July 23, 2013

Status Update:

There is only one proper name for the baby who will be the future king, and we all know what it is: Ralph.

Kids Who Grow Up Using iPads Have Restricted Vocabularies

This may be the dumbest damn tech-fear-mongering story I've ever read. "Our brains are hardwired to learn new words when we hear others use them in conversation. But as children increasingly learn through devices instead of listening to others they do not get the opportunity to hear a wide range of words." Imagine the hullabaloo when the printing press came out: "Why, our children will be READING! How will they learn to speak??" An iPad can TALK BACK. Idiots.

Not that they'll be reading this, of course.

--via Facebook

Comics about Stuff

This is how I'll phrase it from now on.

Comics about Stuff

I like to tell people they need to fix their PC's Thurman Unit. No matter what's really wrong.

Friday, July 19, 2013

Status Update:

Watching Orphan Black. Guy says "Rio de Janerio." Ear-clogged Lindsay says "What? Reorientation hemorrhoid?"

Sad Statistics!

Wow, is this depressing. Someone take a kid aside today and tell them: they can say (and report and worship and petition and assemble) the way they want.

--The Newseum Institute released the results of their annual survey about the First Amendment this week, revealing a disturbing statistic ...

--via Facebook

Queen Victoria reads

Queen Victoria reads GRRM. via Comics about Stuff

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Tuesday, July 16, 2013

From Facebook:

It's 6pm and I'm still writing. Not sure if that's a win. -- July 16, 2013 at 06:01PM

Don't let Red Robots

via Comics about Stuff