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News

Friday News Bites: Space! History! Internetting!

This week’s news stories are quite a bit about reconciling the past with the future. It’s a mixed bag of good and bad, as per usual, but there were a lot of interesting links to catch my eye. Let’s get started.

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This Week in Misogyny

This Week in Misogyny: No Nudes is Good Nudes

The major focus this week has been on the celebrity nude photo “leak” scandal (which wasn’t a leak at all; the pictures were¬†stolen). Other people managed to be terrible too, of course! This shit never stops. (As usual, trigger warnings for pretty much everything apply.)

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Lunchtime Poll

Lunchtime Poll: Oatmeal

Today’s question is straightforward enough: do you like The Oatmeal? Why or why not?

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Books

Book Review: How to Tell if Your Cat is Plotting to Kill You

As a Crazy Cat-Person who is currently without cats (and therefore feeling a profound cat-deficit in life) and as a longtime reader of The Oatmeal, of course I had to get my mitts on How to Tell If Your Cat is Plotting to Kill You.

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Op Ed

Takedown: How to suck at your religion

You know when something bothers you just a little bit, and you ignore it, and then it bothers you just a little bit more, and you ignore it, and then it bothers you just a little bit more, and you ignore it, and then BAM you can’t ignore it anymore? That’s what this week’s Takedown […]

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Life

KITTENS!!!!

In a matter of hours, I will have my hands on 5 little nuggets in need of good, forever homes. Check it, y’all.