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([personal profile] jerusha Jul. 23rd, 2017 10:05 pm)
Happy birthday to three of my oldest friends: [personal profile] caliente_uk, [profile] frenchani, and [personal profile] zanthinegirl! I hope you all have a wonderful day and wish you an even better year to come!
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([personal profile] jerusha Jul. 23rd, 2017 11:05 am)
I actually really like this season of NCIS, even without DiNozzo. I thought I would miss him more. I mean, I do miss him, but I feel like they slotted Torres neatly into DiNozzo's place, and he's really not all that different. Also, Wilmer Valderrama is very attractive, and I enjoy Bull, so it's almost like getting two for the price of one. Sort of.

I just have a few thoughts, just in case anybody cares. Spoilers for all of Season 14 )
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([personal profile] petzipellepingo Jul. 23rd, 2017 03:21 am)
Chapter One and Chapter Two of The Wedding of Frog Fears and Anthropomorphic Nonsense, Giles/Willow by [personal profile] punch_kicker15.

Hypable podcast talks Wrecked & Dad .
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([personal profile] petzipellepingo Jul. 22nd, 2017 03:27 am)
Ripper , Giles by wakeupinacoma.

Chapter One of Nightjar , Spike/Xander by [personal profile] sparrow2000.

Giles/Dawn video by wakeupinacoma.
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([personal profile] erinptah Jul. 21st, 2017 05:23 pm)
This guy is safely back at the local shelter where he came from.

(Full details in locked posts -- if you didn't see them, and would like to be on a filter that includes stuff like cat drama, feel free to comment.)

The name on the shelter paperwork is Eli, so that's what I'm going to call him, not the name picked out by the roommate who brought him home and then wasn't around to take care of him.

Eli is super shy and super timid, but also totally mellow -- even when he was scared he never bit or scratched, just hid. In the three weeks he was at the flat, there was literally one time when he felt safe enough to approach a human on his own volition. Then he got spooked again, and there weren't enough days to re-reassure him before returning him to the professionals.

But I did get photos of him on the couch.



Petting for a sweet boy.



I hope he gets adopted by someone he can climb all over.
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([personal profile] jerusha Jul. 20th, 2017 01:20 pm)
Happy birthday to [profile] double_duchess! I hope you have a wonderful day and wish you an even better year to come!
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([personal profile] jerusha Jul. 18th, 2017 09:31 pm)
Happy birthday to [personal profile] kseenaa! I hope you have a wonderful day and wish you an even better year to come!
Linguistics links:

Nothing new under the sun: "in tibullus 1.8 (a poem about his boyfriend Marathus) has this line about “pugnantibus linguis” (literally battling tongues) which means that the idea of tongues battling for dominance in homoerotic fiction has been going on since at least the 1st century bce"

From Seaspeak to Singlish: cool English dialects and English-based creoles.

Hawaiian pidgin has a great all-purpose noun -- it's "you-know-what", "whatchamacallit", "so-and-so", and "the thing" all at once.

Cat links:

Before there were laptops, cats were happy to sit on our portable typewriters.

"I was right there in case he got upset — I was expecting him to hiss or growl or slink away. But then one of the ginger kittens started licking Mason’s ear, and Mason sort of leaned into it and closed his eyes like it was the most amazing thing ever."

* My neck was actually in good enough shape to use the computer for a half hour last night. I put some clips down! But oh noes, I put a feels clip down, and getting on with vidding instead of just watching that over and over again? Tough times.

* On the subject of vidding, Fall Equinox sign ups are open :D

* You can get the game Jotun for free on Steam atm. Don't know how long it's going to last, but it looks beautiful and you get to play a viking lady out to prove her worth to the Gods.



* The new Dr is a lady? GOOD STUFF. Now let's pray we don't get an annoying, white boy companion. I might actually have to start watching it. Meanwhile, I'll settle for watching the joy of my twitter timeline, interspersed with mockery of outright stupidity. I mean, ain't that a gem?

* Florida's Walt Disney World now has plans of adding a Star Wars-themed hotel. And they're going above and beyond. Employees will be in costume and in character at all times, you'll get an identity of your own (and I do believe costuming as well), and all the windows? Will show only outer space. (!!!)

Personally, I would like to petition for more hotels with outer space windows? Gimme a sparse, space-feeley room and THE UNIVERSE OUTSIDE MY WINDOW. Think about it, you don't even have to pay for a good view, as it'll be programmed into every single room ;D

* Note to self: RE-UP YOUR MOOD THEME BEFORE PHOTOBUCKET SWALLOWS IT WHOLE.
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([personal profile] beer_good_foamy Jul. 16th, 2017 11:41 pm)
Few film directors can claim immortality; George A Romero redefined the very idea of what life and death mean. And he did it with humour, heart, and plenty of gore. There are few movies I've watched as often as the original Dead trilogy, and every single filmmaker or tv producer who ever did anything involving zombies owe him their allegiance.

Thank you, George, for everything.

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