You couldn’t even skateboard to a blockbuster without getting nuked.
- Good Show Sir - Only the worst Sci-fi/Fantasy book covers tagged: books, scifi, art, and history about 21 hours ago
How Fat May Hurt the Brain, and How Exercise May Help - NYTimes.com
fat, health, news, science, via:summer_tomato, mice, flowers_for_algernon, and exercise
4 days ago
No surprise: exercise improves cognitive function in formerly obese mice. Bigger surprise: fat seems to be actively making obese mice dumb in their brainmeats.
Helen Lewis (journalist)
feminism, quotes, insightful, lewiss_law, and via:willw
5 days ago
"Lewis's law is an eponymous law taken from her observation that "the comments on any article about feminism justify feminism". Lewis first made the observation on Twitter in 2012"
Why patriarchy fears the scissors: for women, short hair is a political statement
via:feliciaday, hair, feminism, and inspiration
10 days ago
"The advantage of articles like this, pantomimic though they be, is that they make misogyny legible. There was a time when feminists had to do that all by ourselves, but now we don't have to point out the underlying assumptions of a lot of the bullshit we deal with every day, because there are people on the internet doing it for us."