Willa rolls on to her front. Then she gets stuck. It is like a metaphor for all of human endeavour.
Also, man oh man this week has been busy. Tired now. But linky shall happen:
Trailer for the newWgtn webseries Urban Numina, which releases its first ep this weekend:
Inevitable Doctor Who link: amazingly obsessive/devoted site tracking the fates of the individual Dalek props used in Doctor Who.
Just when I think I know all the geeky stuff about the Alien movies, something comes along that expands the horizons further than I could have imagined. The Alien theme music, disco remix.
Via John Fouhy: “my favourite varieties of ant” (so interesting!)
Via Steve Hickey: Ten things screenwriters can learn from Aliens. Even though it gets some stuff massively wrong (e.g. Ripley’s motivation to go back to the planet), this is a nice reminder of how amazingly well-crafted this film is.
Amazing stunts and tricks and stuff (via Matt B):
Can we date? (via d3vo)
Last year in his new TV show, Scooby-Doo fought Cthulhu and met Harlan Ellison. Well then.
Oh yeah this: nerdcorey tribute to D&D: 20-sided rhymes (thanks Hamish!)
Music preferences by gender using Last.fm data
Guy embarks on 3-year project to read the great works of Western literature, blogging as he goes.
Some great photos of cosplay. No, really, these are worth a look.
Gay girl in Damascus writes of how her father stood up to the internal police. Wow. I hope everyone I met over there is doing okay.
And finally… authors are insulting