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Sunday, 7 August 2022

The History of 'Ampersand'

quote [ Remember this article at your next dinner party. ]

Muffled latin descriptions.
[SFW] [literature] [+4 Informative]
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Tuesday, 21 June 2022

The Oldest Cookbooks From Libraries Around the World

quote [ Vintage recipes include flaming peacocks and kangaroo brains. ]

I gotta cookbook who ready to eat
[SFW] [literature]
[by ScoobySnacks@7:29amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 4 June 2022

Could the greatest works of literature be undiscovered?

quote [ In fact, literary historians tend to avoid the issue of quality altogether. ]

Finders keepers. But is loosing media a bad thing?
[SFW] [literature]
[by Paracetamol@7:27pmGMT] [1 comment]

Saturday, 21 May 2022

Barnes & Noble Being Sued in Virginia Beach Over GENDER QUEER, COURT OF MIST AND FURY

quote [ A Virginia lawyer and state delegate has filed a restraining order against Barnes & Noble for carrying GENDER QUEER. ]

My words worth like Barnes & Noble
[SFW] [literature] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [3 comments]

Thursday, 5 May 2022

Rohonc Codex

quote [ The Rohonc Codex is a 448-page illustrated manuscript book written by an unknown author in an unknown language that has baffled scholars and historians since it was discovered at the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in mid 19th century. ]

Behold the cosmic codex!
[SFW] [literature] [+1 Hot Pr0n]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:31amGMT] [2 comments]

Sunday, 3 April 2022

Lawsuit: Book on Attica uprising banned in Attica, other NY prisons

quote [ The author of Blood in the Water: The Attica Uprising of 1971 and Its Legacy, filed a lawsuit Thursday against the acting commissioner of the New York State Department of Corrections Anthony Annucci, alleging the censorship violates her constitutional rights to free speech and due process. ]

Attica come on you don't stop
[SFW] [literature] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:00amGMT] [2 comments]

Sunday, 27 March 2022

PDFDrive Free eBook Downloads

quote [ PDF Drive is your search engine for PDF files. As of today we have 78,425,560 eBooks for you to download for free. No annoying ads, no download limits, enjoy it and don't forget to bookmark and share the love! ]

Tried searching to see if this was posted and didn't find it. Amazing source of free ebooks.
[SFW] [literature] [+6 Good]
[by rylex@6:09amGMT] [9 comments]

Friday, 18 March 2022

TikTok ?philosophy? is corrupting the youth

quote [ You must listen to a reductionist point-by-point recap of ideas, like if your Philosophy 101 class was also a thirst trap.
TikTok philosophers are not melting the minds of their viewers; if anything, the platform as a whole is doing that. Still, why not do better? ]

The awkwardness of being a teen internet consumer.
[SFW] [literature] [+1 Funny]
[by Paracetamol@8:18amGMT] [7 comments]

Sunday, 13 March 2022

Love and Longing in the Seaweed Album

quote [ Combing across 19th-century shores, seaweed collectors would wander for hours, tucking specimens into pouches and jars, before pasting their finds into artful albums. Sasha Archibald explores the eros contained in the pressed and illustrated pages of notable algologists, including ?the most ambitious album of all? by Charles F. Durant. ]

I've got got my seaweed shovel in hand
[SFW] [literature] [+1 Good]
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Sunday, 16 January 2022

Inside a hollow library book, a secret library

quote [ That this zine collection had existed under the librarians? radar?and who knew for how long??thrilled Tatton, who felt as if she?d discovered a treasure. ]

Cool project and a nice research summary: at the end, there's an interview with the creators.
[SFW] [literature] [+2]
[by Paracetamol@8:32pmGMT] [0 comments]

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