I can't believe it's only been a week. Ready for some Friday happy links?
Rick Steves, Civil Liberties Hero
Pretty sure many of us need this this week: I Stand With This Pic of Joshua Jackson
The Magicians, Syfy's whimsical drama, is 2017's answer to Buffy the Vampire Slayer
I finally watched the first episode of The Young Pope, which is somehow a real TV show, and you probably want to be reading Nicole Cliffe's recaps.
I'm also quite enjoying Taboo, and the British Library has an interesting related post about the East India Company headquarters.
Hero dictionary Merriam-Webster is exploring knitting terminology here and here.
Ooh, 28 Bookish Mugs for Readers. (I have so many mugs. I do not possibly need more. I want ALL THE MUGS.)
Whoa: This Ice Festival in China Is a Rainbow-colored Dream
Useful! How to Pack a Carry-On
Let's make Anglo-Saxon bread.
What Romance Fiction Can Accomplish
How the Victorian Fern-Hunting Craze Led To Adventure, Romance, and Crime