Emo and goth to be made illegal in Russia? Don’t they know if we outlaw emo, only outlaws will be emo?
Entries from July 2008
July 29th, 2008 · 4 Comments
July 28th, 2008 · 1 Comment
Scott Kaufman reports (without, alas, documentation) that Christopher Nolan and Christian Bale based their Batman on Teddy Roosevelt.
July 25th, 2008 · 5 Comments
From the “We survived, didn’t we?” department: A paean to old, dangerous playground equipment. (But see Greg Downey’s astute response.)
July 22nd, 2008 · 16 Comments
The Kinematrix has you: three alternate Victorian internets.
July 21st, 2008 · 1 Comment
Jim Henley dismantles a lame Newsday piece on the politics of various superheroes. “He’s a Jewish New Yorker who has never written for Commentary. You have to assume he’s a Democrat until proven otherwise.”
July 9th, 2008 · 3 Comments
Centrifugal steam guns and other strange weapons of the Civil War.
July 9th, 2008 · 17 Comments
Plus the Jimmy Carterian Internet and the Millennial Pneumatic Tube.