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By tigtog on October 3, 2013
Sure, language moves on, yada yada, and usage shifts to what people most like the sound of, and “enormity” in particular somehow sounds more erudite than “enormousness”, so many people think it must be a more correct word for something that is huge or immense. Yeah, no.
By Orlando on July 10, 2013
With Added Kitten Bonus, by TheRealDeAnne
By tigtog on May 30, 2013
Cue your fansquee, SF telly geeks.
By Helen on December 28, 2012
Here she is bonding with her Dad over the Christmas break by doing a little gadget construction. Bonding with your daughters doing electronics, woodwork, mechanics or baking: A very feminist thing to do over the holidays and there should be a lot more of it.
By tigtog on April 22, 2012
Darth Vader vs Emperor Palpatine dance-off – this is a thing now. Please treat this as a general whimsy and weirdness thread – what have you spotted in the wild recently that you feel you just have to share?
By tigtog on April 13, 2012
Congratulations to the fine women of Galactic Suburbia! Here’s how Alisa, Alex and Tansy open the summary of their latest podcast in response:
By tigtog on May 10, 2011
Thor-vs-Green-Lantern-squee. Well played, ItsJustSomeRandomGuy.
By tigtog on May 5, 2011
Because who doesn’t love a truly horrible pun?
By tigtog on April 29, 2011
Hatesss the nastiessss, yesssssss.
By tigtog on March 31, 2011
Chatting to a comedian (who shall remain nameless) last night…
By tigtog on March 15, 2009
I meant to post this yesterday. I did at least discuss it with my beloved. Did any reader do/make anything special to mark Pi Day? The video below has no direct relation to Pi Day, but the poem was written by a mathematician, so I snuck it in (h/t to flodnak on FB). Related posts: […]
By tigtog on February 27, 2009
A new meme! Using one of the tips from this handy Lifehacker post (Top 10 Obscure Google Search Tricks – it’s recommended as a way to find music/movies etc that you might like based on a musician/film you already like) I plugged in a few different search terms to Google to see what came up (although as I am a poliblogger with a shriveled husk of a heart, I tweaked the search in order to more likely find the pol-abuse) .