This JUST happened - I saw it on Twitter while writing this post and the first time I went to Time's site the article wasn't even up, so I haven't had time to read it - but Angela Merkel is Time's person of the year!
Telling the Truth About ISIS and Raqqa
Exciting news from Orkney! Shifting sand dunes reveal large Bronze Age settlement
The Onion, technically, but not a word of it is untrue: ‘This Will Be The End Of Trump’s Campaign,’ Says Increasingly Nervous Man For Seventh Time This Year
I think this is really important, on Jessica Jones's Kilgrave and fandom: "It’s not that individual women and young girls are 'problematic' or 'fucked up' because they want to believe in these 'reformed abuser' narratives – it’s that these narratives are everywhere, so how can we possibly blame anyone for believing in them?"
Interesting: "What if 'womanwomanwoman' were the English word for rape, defilement, adultery?"
This is wild: I’m sorry, Taylor Swift: My one tweet set off a worldwide search for a “missing” pop star from Los Angeles to New Zealand
Diane Rehm is retiring!
Yes yes yes: How Elmo Ruined Sesame Street
Paintings Of Saul And David That Could Easily Be Mistaken For Angsty Romance Novel Covers