It’s a beautiful house, suitable for a successful attorney or surgeon.
Follow the links to the original photos on BuzzFeed and you’ll see the rest of the house, other than the sex dungeon is elegant, opulent and comfortable. Beautiful TV room, billiards room, kitchen … and sex dungeon. Which is also beautiful, and the color and materials fit the theme of the rest of the house.
Food plays an important role in fantasy and science-fiction world-building. Real life chefs are making dishes described in Game of Thrones, Lord of the rings, Star Wars and more. www.imaginaryworldspodcast.org
If Trump can declare a national emergency to build a wall, that means any president can declare a national emergency any time he disagrees with Congress about anything. Gun ownership, healthcare, abortion, whatever.
Heavy rain, high winds and flash flood advisory. I’m thinking I can skip my usual 3+-mile walk today
On the other hand, struggling for your life in a torrential flood is excellent aerobic exercise.
14 actors have played Doctor Who, of whom 10 are still living. Hell of a reunion episode.
At least bring back Eccleston.
Google plans to spend $13B on new data centers and offices in the US, with major investments in 14 states. Read my article on www.lightreading.com
Red Hat CEO Jim Whitehurst says open source has gone from “scary, cult-like thing” to mainstream. Here’s how he says it happened. Also, will the IBM acquisition kill Red Hat’s open culture? Read my article on www.lightreading.com
Her: So you wrote Amazing Grace about your ex?
Her: And now you've written one about me! I'm so excit-
Choir master: Now we sing Adequate Rachel
— Jon (@ArfMeasures) February 8, 2019
The “Oomph” combines a French press coffee maker with a travel coffee mug, so you use one container to make your coffee in, and drink from. Smart!
An actor I’ve heard of! www.hollywoodreporter.com
10 years ago today, I married my best friend…
My wife's still really angry about it but me & Dave were drunk & thought it was funny
— joe heenan (@joeheenan) August 31, 2017
“Long sleepers” routinely need 8-11 hours of sleep or more per night. It may or may not be bad for you.
I typically get 6-7 hours on weeknights, and sleep in 9-10 hours on weekends. I don’t like it.
I honestly don’t know how much sleep I actually need; I’m always tired weekday afternoons and evenings, and I curse sleeping too much on days off.
Because you are a reasonable person, you are thinking, “Why not go to bed earlier on weekdays?” I don’t seem to be able to.
But it still looks like a good deal. www.theverge.com
Bill Cosby says he’s a political prisoner for advocating racial equality and stuff, compares himself to Martin Luther King Jr., Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, etc. Good grief. www.nbcsandiego.com
This novelty song by Ray Stevens was hugely popular when I was 12 years old. We went around imitating the accent. My brothers and I particularly enjoyed the song because our Mom’s name was “Ethel.”