Celebs selling their souls in #SB50 ads left a bad taste in my mouth. Good thing the refreshing zing of @Sprite can wash it away!
Just did this goddamned Bean Boozled Challenge w/ my daughter. It's DEER HUNTER for kids! #babywipes https://t.co/hsfiXjScsJ
In other words, "Twitter." https://t.co/TT0f2YuF4K
I'm so happy the Third Reich was crushed but on the other hand I bet their iPhone app would've been pretty rad.
I can't decide if Vaughn Monroe's voice is gorgeous or terrifying. #40sJnction

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Wed, Oct 18


31 HORROR STORIES -- "The Horror of the Heights" (1913)

@ 1:00 PM

Arthur Conan Doyle writing a horror story?! And what's more, it's a big, honking, flying MONSTER story?

Well, yeah. And it works. The creator of Sherlock Holmes is channeling Lovecraft here. But where Lovecraft suggests, Doyle likes to be plausible...but explicit. Gahan Wilson, in his introduction to this story, says you'll think about this on your next transatlantic flight and look up. So many times when I've been on an airplane, and we entered one of those huge-but-enclosed canyons of clouds, I thought of this. Long before I ever read this story. And Doyle brought my suspicions to life. To horrible, bloated life.



 
 
   
   
   
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