Guillermo del Toro talking to the Onion A/V Club about his early love for the Creature from the Black Lagoon.
Still, to this day, I think it’s the perfect creature suit. In the history of film, there are two perfect creature suits: that and the Xenomorph in Alien.
Looking forward to reading his notebook as soon as someone gets it for me for Christmas.
Photo: Dr. Macro’s High Quality Photo Scans
This one hits close to home. Redditor imdrunkn posted this picture of his roommate’s increasingly drunken pleas to make sure he is woken up for class, including a forward-thinking reminder to “Look down, wind may have blown notes away.” My favorite is “ignore any and all excuses I say please PLEASE for why I cant come to class”
Spoiler alert: according to the imdrunkn, roommate made it to class for a pop quiz but was still drunk. So: college.
Charles Pierce on the Country Music Awards.
These were on when I was at the gym last night and the aw-shucks, jes-folks bullshit was so deep I was grateful to be on a treadmill.
Anyway, not one person on stage last night could hold a candle to this dude:
from The Elegant Gentleman’s Guide to Knife Fighting, an Australian sketch show.
These answer the question of what you get if you cross Terry Gilliam with ASDF.
If you don’t care for the first several, keep going; they get much funnier.