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ENTER HAWKEYE!  Origins with SWORDSMAN, IRON MAN, and the BLACK WIDOW

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laughingsquid:

Mario of the ‘Super Mario Bros.’ Digitally Inserted Into Fail Compilation Videos to Wreak Havoc

Mario takes such delight in his mischief.

laughingsquid:

Blockbuster Movies Recreated Entirely With Stock Footage

I wish they hadn’t put any kind of titles on these—I think it would be more fun to guess which movie is being recreated.

In fact, I fully expect someone to gamify this concept…any takers?

Aug 4

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comedycentral:

They’ll probably all be on SyFy before long, but only one of these #NewSyFyOriginals will be on tonight’s new @midnight!

thefrogman:

By Shmorky [tumblr | twitter]

thefrogman:

By Shmorky [tumblr | twitter]

(Source: sketchamagowza)

  • mom: who are you laughing with?
  • me: my laptop
  • This is my wife. Always.

Heathers The Musical

This is a real thing? I want this to come to Atlanta so bad!

Our best college students are very good at being critical. In fact being smart, for many, means being critical. Having strong critical skills shows that you will not be easily fooled. It is a sign of sophistication, especially when coupled with an acknowledgment of one’s own “privilege.”… But this ability will not take you very far beyond the university. Taking things apart, or taking people down, can provide the satisfactions of cynicism. But this is thin gruel.

The skill at unmasking error, or simple intellectual one-upmanship, is not totally without value, but we should be wary of creating a class of self-satisfied debunkers

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Read this and pass it along to every college student and every parent of a college student you know, then revisit Daniel Dennett on how to criticize with kindness and argue intelligently

As I’ve written before, ours is a culture where it’s so much easier to be a critic than a celebrator. But, in the end, Vonnegut put it best

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