Elayne Riggs' Journal (for Leah)

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

I think this mock Republican Instructional Film should be shown at places like comic cons as well...



Via Feministing.

Tuesday, April 22, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

given the molehill-into-mountain nature of the voting for this year's Hugos, I suppose it's fitting to run this science fiction size comparison chart (via io9).

Monday, April 21, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

And now, a quick trip 'round the UK's regional accents, always a favorite topic in the Riggs Residence:



Via Laughing Squid.

Sunday, April 20, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

In honor of 420 Day, a parody ad for a mind-altering substance that really is poison to many folks:



Via Laughing Squid.

Saturday, April 19, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

Now that both the Olympics and the Muppet movie are long behind us, I can run this bit...



Via The Mary Sue. Yeah, you got me, I'm still way behind in my reading...

Friday, April 18, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

For some reason I've had a hankering for pizza all day. There aren't any good, cheap pizza places by my office any more. It may be because all the pizza is now found in the wild (via Wil Wheaton).

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

These charts of multiple actors playing historical figures (via BoingBoing) read like an Oscar-bait ballot.

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

Did Red Nose Day come a year early to New York? (Via Laughing Squid.) I know my nose is red from this little mini-fwinter we're having...

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

Now that Mom can see things like videos and such, I figured she'd get a kick out of the background antics of the Bearcats baseball team as shown on Wil Wheaton's Tumblr. I know I did.

Monday, April 14, 2014

Silly Site o' the Day

I think it's an interesting experiment to try and make a short film with a completely drunk cast, written whilst drunk as well:



Via Laughing Squid. Sure beats most sober movies of the same ilk...