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Tuesday, 14 September 2021

The Girl in the Picture - The Atavist Magazine

quote [ A sketch artist and a grieving mother set out to solve a cold case. The more they dug, the more terrifying the truth became. ]

Through the years cold case investigations
[SFW] [people] [+1 Good]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:03amGMT] [1 comment]

Wednesday, 25 August 2021

More Than 80 Cultures Still Speak in Whistles

quote [ Dozens of traditional cultures use a whistled form of their native language for long-distance communication. You could, too. ]

Move around and whistle
[SFW] [people] [+2 Interesting]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [3 comments]

Sunday, 22 August 2021

Knives Outback

quote [ A man is presumed murdered. In this town of 12, everyone is a possible suspect. ]

So can ya hear that sound of the Outback
[SFW] [people] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:03amGMT] [1 comment]

Wednesday, 18 August 2021

Sean Lock: Comedian and 8 Out of 10 Cats captain dies aged 58

quote [ "Sean was one of Britain's finest comedians, his boundless creativity, lightning wit and the absurdist brilliance of his work, marked him out as a unique voice in British comedy." ]

On of my favorite comics. The really good ones are the ones who crack up other comics.

[SFW] [people] [+4]
[by the circus@4:09pmGMT] [3 comments]

The time Pepsi got sued for a $33m fighter jet

quote [ In 1996, Pepsi ran a promotion that jokingly suggested entrants could win a military aircraft. One man took it very seriously. ]

Grab a pepsi relax
[SFW] [people] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@9:32amGMT] [3 comments]

Sunday, 15 August 2021

The Love Bomb

quote [ For 50 years, Enthusiastic Sobriety programs have promised to help teenagers kick drug and alcohol addiction. But former followers say ES doesn?t save lives?it destroys them. ]

Let's drop the love bomb
[SFW] [people] [+2]
[by ScoobySnacks@6:30amGMT] [0 comments]

Saturday, 14 August 2021

Ode to the Ice Man

quote [ In his autobiography Timebends, Arthur Miller recalls an occupation lost in time ? that of the ice man, who wore ?leather vests and a wet piece of sackcloth slung over the right shoulder, and once they had slid the ice into the box, they invariably slipped the sacking off and stood there waiting, dripping, for their money.? ]

I'm the ice man baby, I sell the coldest stuff in town
[SFW] [people] [+1 Insightful]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [1 comment]

Saturday, 7 August 2021

What It's Like to Be a Water Judge

quote [ Tasting notes include flabby, flinty, and wet dog. ]

I taste the water and the water tastes hot
[SFW] [people]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:00amGMT] [0 comments]

Friday, 6 August 2021

The fugitive and the chameleon

quote [ Fifty years ago, a police shooting set in motion a decades-long chase across the American West ]

Cause we are the fugitives, and we'll keep running for our lives.
[SFW] [people]
[by ScoobySnacks@5:01amGMT] [0 comments]

Thursday, 5 August 2021

Getting Strangled as Gracefully as Possible, or A Year in the Belly of the Whale.

quote [ I was careening down a hill in the dark, going fifteen miles an hour, being strangled by my own fucking dress. ]

Since it came up in the chat ? apparently Amanda Plamer is writing some sort of autobiography while being stranded in New Zealand for the last year.
[SFW] [people] [+1 Underrated]
[by Paracetamol@7:27amGMT] [2 comments]

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