I think the next couple weeks might actually kill me…
Good Guy Pope Francis
That is what it means to be a good Christian/Catholic.
Take notes Westboro Baptist Church.
ahh yes good is being done in the world
Down but not Oort?
Comet ISON, presumed dead after its sun-grazing trip yesterday, may have survived … maybe. Something survived, anyway. This NASA image from the SOHO satellite shows a smaller, diffuse tail reforming on Nov. 29th:
Frankly, comet-watchers are pretty stumped by ISON. That’s ok. Science is messy. Considering that this particular chunk of frozen space stuff has been hanging out in the Oort cloud for a few billion years, we’d be forgiven for not knowing everything about it.
Phil Plait has all your updates and background on the ISON undead-comet saga, and future, at Bad Astronomy.
Who’s up for renaming this thing “Comet Icarus”?
(Most excellent comic at top via xkcd)
I think Salem is my spirit animal…
From I misteri di Roma contemporanea (The mysteries of contemporary Rome) vol. 1, author mentioned only by the initials G. S., Turin, 1861.
the past was fucked up
the present ain’t too much better
"I’m not going to say I haven’t done stupid things. I have. I’ve done stupid things, really stupid. But I was trying to help people. And I, you know, it just got… Kind of like when your car goes into a skid and they tell you, you know, ‘turn into the skid’, and then, you find yourself coasting - trying to hang on and hoping that somehow you’ll straighten out before you… get to the edge."
- Apparently my family was just taking a break from the “Are you dating anyone special? When will you be engaged?” questions for a few...
what kills me is that the same people shouting “it’s historically inaccurate to have pocs in this movie” are the same ones...
LOWERCASE LETTERS ARE FOR THE LOWER CLASS
and here we...