I didn’t know anything about metal fires until I saw this, but they seem scary as heck. Rule 1: Don’t put water on them!
I always thought Weird Al’s UHF was a bit too strange for me, but apparently when he shot the cult classic in Tulsa, he really left a great impression on the town. Everyone loves Weird Al in Tulsa.
It’s an oldie but goodie: Jones Big Ass Truck Rental And Storage is still hilarious.
White Wine pasta sauce is straight up, the easiest way to make yourself feel like a pro cook in no time. It tastes great and is easy AF. Take this recipe. Add cheese, some kind of meat, mushrooms or peas and Boom! you’ve got a restaurant-worthy dish.
I’m a huge Twitter fan, and I only hope the best for the company. But this interview with its founder and CEO, Jack Dorsey is disturbing in that Dorsey seems totally disconnected with any part of the world, or what kind of impact his or other social media platforms have.
I just finished Daniel Kay Hertz’ “The Battle of Lincoln Park”, a remarkable book about Lincoln Park’s gentrification and how it happened. I grew up the in the neighborhood, and this book explained so much. It’s an amazing history about the shameful violence committed on families in the name of urban renewal.
Did you know Aztecs had a “path-finding” philosophy, as opposed to most Western, “truth-finding” philosophies? Doing some other research for work, I stumbled on this and got totally lost. There was a lot more to Aztec thinking that cutting out hearts. Interesting people.
“Earth’s magnetic field is acting up and geologists don’t know why”. This is the kind of shit that freaks the hell out of me. The earth’s metal core is shifting for mysterious reasons? Get ready for the zombie apocalypse!
Oath, the digital content behemoth that used to be AOL and Huffington Post, was bought by Verizon a year ago and recently took a valuation write-down from $6 billion to $200 million. Yes. True story. But this detail by Digiday on why Oath failed, is a story of soul-less salesmanship, and a total detachment from audience or content. Big digital content sucks. I don’t know why anyone would ever want to work there.