An end-of-the-week smorgasboard of goodies.

MOVIE MADNESS
Every reference to 70s-80s movies in Stranger Things, with side-by-side clips
Kim Jong IL, the man who brought love to North Korea’s silver screen
20 GIFS of silent film stars doing their own stunts

ART AND LITERATURE
Rothko Everywhere
A comprehensive database of metaphors in literature dating back to sometime B.C.E.

PROFESSIONAL REVENGE
In which the Missouri Office of the Director of Public Defender bitch slaps the Governor of Missouri using all the power the law allows
Why do taxonomists write the meanest obituaries?

CLICK BAIT
Why smart people are better off with fewer friends
Fuck Nuance

VIDEODROME
New York Subway, 1905
More Darn Cats!
Mathare kids dancing like whoa
Shovels and Rope music video for Birmingham
Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers: Waltz in Swing Time
Blues great R.L. Burnside playing See My Jumper Hanging on the Line

Image credit: Millie Bobby Brown as Eleven, Stranger Things, screenshot, 2016.
(Pro tip: Email recipients, click title for rad close-up shot of Eleven from Stranger Things)

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