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2020-11-19 (Thursday)


  1. Mexican Cooking Crash Course | Mexican Please

    I hadn’t noticed this free course when using the site before, but looks good.

  2. Pavement’s “Harness Your Hopes” And Spotify’s Algorithm - Stereogum

    “‘Play Galaxie 500’ may really come to mean, ‘Play the song by Galaxie 500 that most resembles songs by others.’” (via Things Magazine)


  • philgyford’s avatar

    Quite aside from “Courageous” and “Talent” sounding like naff, pompous team names from Junior Apprentice, they’re not even the same kind of word! At least stick with adjectives or nouns. PICK ONE!

    I assume the next vaccine will be “Defend” or “Bravely”.

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  • OFalafel’s avatar

    Male opera singers dubbed with ship’s horns

  • genmon’s avatar

    TIL "allballs" is slang for midnight…

  • OFalafel’s avatar

    Opera singers dubbed with dial up modems

  • tomstuart’s avatar

    @philgyford the conceit of RuPaul’s Drag Race is that the contestants must demonstrate “charisma, uniqueness, nerve and talent” (do you see what they did there) which seems like an obvious template for the NHS to follow