From Svend: the sinister simplicity of the BFF-bot
How English sounds to non-English speakers – using the phonemes but in nonsensical arrangements (via Tof)
I didn’t even know this article was about Orange is the New Black until I was already reading it, and I don’t know anything about that show. But it’s a good read:
My life with Piper
You’ll know if you want to check out Grantland’s week of articles devoted to the Romantic Comedy genre
The new D&D website is live, anticipating their big marketing push. Apart from game geeks like me, this will interest people curious how a 40-year-old brand is being repositioned and how the digital game/tabletop game divide is being managed. Additional data point: they have recruited Ice T to read for their audiobook line.
Debunking myths about Gaza and Israel and Hamas and the IDF – I’ve been avoiding putting anything online about what’s happening in Gaza, because it’s a complex subject and I don’t have time for any more than cursory discussion. But this seems worth sharing anyway.
Michele A’Court: victims of drunk driving crashes – is it their fault?
And finally, via DM: Playing Stairway backwards, played backwards