Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Wednesday, September 02, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

Today Robin's Dad celebrates his 92nd birthday. Just for him, as he used to be a copper, here's the Encyclopedia of Hypothetical Police Procedurals (via io9). Hope it was a lovely day, Dad!

Tuesday, September 01, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

White Rabbits! And welcome to September, the precursor to my favorite time of the year. I hope to do a lot of driving through foliage this coming autumn, and have just set my Waze to the proper voice:



Oh yeah, and I'm really looking forward to his show finally starting next Tuesday night.

Monday, August 31, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

It's an off-week for late night shows and other programs we normally take in, but there's always the web, and here's John Oliver's contribution to ease the doldrums:



Via Mark Evanier.

Sunday, August 30, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

Because I love him just so darn much, this one's for Robin:



I really hope CRS doesn't disappear as coming generations are puzzled by older references. I just hope the kids make more of their own.

Saturday, August 29, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

Whatever else Donald Trump is (and words like "xenophobic, opportunistic a-hole" come to mind),he's certainly a meme generator. Here's the Trump Generator (via BoingBoing) and the Twitter hashtag #TrumpBible (via Susie Madrak).

Friday, August 28, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

I know it's a sponsored video, but I still like Dear Kitten:



Via I Can Has Cheezburger?.

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Sillly Site o' the Day

Still caught up on blog reading; can actual non-silly-site posts be far behind? Probably. In the meantime, I highly recommend the Twitter feed of Sarcastic Rover, tweeting at us all the way from the Red Planet, or so Lance Mannion says.

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

I've finally caught up with my blog reading! I should rejoice, this only happens twice a year or so. :) Anyway, in celebration, and because Mom thinks my silly sites are getting weirder and weirder, here's the official trailer for Banksy's Dismaland:



Via Laughing Squid and a lot lot of other places.

Tuesday, August 25, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

This is the only way you can get me to watch any of the Republican candidates' debate:



Any way you look at it you lose... but at least this way it's amusing. Via Laughing Squid.

Monday, August 24, 2015

Silly Site o' the Day

Robin's renewed British passport has arrived! Now if we ever get the money we can go to New Zealand:



Via The Mary Sue. I mean, it is part of the Commonwealth (and the MiB), after all.