In a blind weapons test 9 out of 10 client states preferred weapons from the United States to those from I Can’t Believe It’s Not America.

jtotheizzoe:

shortformblog:

laughingsquid:

Host John Oliver Skewers Dr. Oz, Dietary Supplements, and Shameless Pandering on ‘Last Week Tonight’

John Oliver’s takedown skills are pretty incred.

Dr. Oz is a pseudoscientific snake oil salesman that should be banned from TV.

John Oliver, however, is a genius.

For a moment, imagine a world where people have enough experience with scientific thinking that they don’t need the help of a cable news comedian to save themselves from brain-falling-out-of-head syndrome. That’s a beautiful world. I want to live in that world. But if that world can’t exist, I’m glad that people like John Oliver and the countless scientists and science writers out there working to put out the Good Word of science live in this one.

A first in Mississippi history

teapartycat:

That awkward moment when a conservative in Mississippi is hoping black people vote instead of trying to stop them.

First they outlaw slavery last year and now this…

jonslittlesister:

#it’s like mean girls with more wine and incest

jonslittlesister:

#it’s like mean girls with more wine and incest

(Source: delphinecormier, via broke-me-into-pieces)

† Farewell to the fallen ones | Game of Thrones Season 4 †

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jtotheizzoe:

Everything in its Place

If I could marry a vintage infographic, I would be down on one knee in front of John Philipps Emslie’s 19th century creations. Simply brilliant.

Especially that volcano.

Found at Lost Type.

comedycentral:

The Colbert Report is all-new tonight!

thetechguychris:

Excellent 9/11 memorial photography #T▼ Reshared Post From Robert Dietrich ▼No day shall erase you from the memory of time.Taken at the 9/11 memorial. #worldtradecenter   #WTCMemorialhttp://click-to-read-mo.re/p/7H0Q/52213527

thetechguychris:

Excellent 9/11 memorial photography #T

▼ Reshared Post From Robert Dietrich ▼

No day shall erase you from the memory of time.

Taken at the 9/11 memorial.

#worldtradecenter   #WTCMemorial

http://click-to-read-mo.re/p/7H0Q/52213527


M.C. Escher Study for “Print Gallery” Droste effect 1956 Ink
in—context:

jessiethatcher:

M.C. Escher
Study for “Print Gallery”
Droste effect
1956
Ink

in—context:

jessiethatcher:

(via beyondneptune)

Evolution is a lot like Taco Bell…

jtotheizzoe:

When you study the genetics and development of the animal kingdom’s various body plans, from hagfish to honeybees to humans, you realize that nature is really good at coming up with a lot of deliciously creative forms while using different combinations of pretty much the same ingredients.

320gr:

Urban Sprawl Pattern

(Source: iahan, via infinity-imagined)

robertreich:

Rather than confront poverty by extending jobless benefits to the long-term unemployed, endorsing a higher minimum wage, or supporting jobs programs, conservative Republicans are taking a different tack.

They’re peddling three big lies about poverty. To wit:

Lie #1: Economic growth reduces…

Led Zeppelin is being sued for plagiarizing Stairway to Heaven 43 years after it came out. The plaintiff needed the time to listen to it all the way through. #TheColbertReport