a dog: makes a dog sound
me: i know, i know. i understand. me too
i’m so upset
I just realized that the reason ghosts say Boo! is because it’s a latin verb
they’re literally saying ‘I alarm/I am alarming/I do alarm!!
if it comes from the latin word, they’re actually saying “I’M YELLING!” which is even cuter
do they speak latin because it’s a dead language
From the blog Musings of a Disgruntled Haradrim, author Phenderson Djèlí Clark takes a look at the tired tendency of epic fantasy to focus on medieval Europe and to ignore other settings and cultures (or paint them in a negative light). Rather than focus on the whitewash in this genre, Clark takes stock of the fantasy authors that break this mold and look to different cultures for inspiration. Well worth the read!
Does anyone watch that new show Utopia?
The dap, the fist bump, the black power handshake. It goes by many names and carries many meanings. Photographer LaMont Hamilton is devoting his research fellowship with us to unearthing stories about the dap for his project Five on the Black Hand Side.
Read about the dap’s history and evolution on Talk Story: http://bit.ly/1odnKKM.