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Does this look dangerous to you?

Remember: the fascist has no problem being punched. It’s being laughed at that he finds intolerable.

Many…were outraged. One Saudi citizen, Hassan al-Ghamdi, tweeted: “The director offends the Muslim women in our country. Where are our preachers to deny this?”

Another man identified as Majid called it “cheap and extremely inappropriate”. A third said it was “disgusting”….

Under Saudi Arabia’s strict interpretation of Sharia, women are barred from obtaining driving licences and those who flout the ban are jailed. All female citizens are subject to a crushing guardianship system that obliges them to seek permission from male relatives to do everything from opening a bank account to travelling.


Dave Grohl, Taylor Swift, Pot, and Paul McCartney’s Left-Handed Guitars

(All followed Dave playing a pretty good acoustic version of “Best of You”.)

“…in fact, you should probably also take that one.”

Here’s to rough starts and recoveries.

“And blood will run through the streets of Rome today”

“She just doesn’t see…”

Back in the world, but still playing catch up. I should be back with (ir)regular service in the next day or two.

“He played it left hand / But made it too far”

Sad news comes tripping down the wire tonight. David Bowie has passed away.

God speed and good rest, Mr. Bowie. Thanks for being weird and helping the rest of us out here in space do the same.

“This can be the bitter end / I know it won’t”

God damned if this isn’t just a perfect gem of a song. One of those SSPU songs that makes it seem like they were created in a lab just to appeal to me. And here, stripped so far down that you start to see bone beneath its normally fuzzy, fleshy exterior.

Truly a thing of pure joy.

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Magic Blue Smoke

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1.) Carry out your own dead.
2.) No opium smoking in the elevators.
3.) In Competitions, during gunfire or while bombs are falling, players may take cover without penalty for ceasing play.
4.) A player whose stroke is affected by the simultaneous explosion of a bomb may play another ball from the same place.
4a.) Penalty one stroke.
5.) Pilsner should be in Roman type, and begin with a capital.
6.) Keep Calm and Kill It with Fire.
7.) Spammers will be fed to the Crabipede.