Saturday Morning Links


It’s a Saturday and I’m not hung over. I’ll make up for it.

Catholic League president Bill Donohue is the kind of guy I’d like bad things to happen to. In a way, that happened. I don’t know if it was a mistake or if someone at the publishing house submarined him, but either way, I tip my hat to you.

Do you have some time to waste? Ask yourself which group of photos is more cringe-worthy–Awful Team Photos or Awkward Family Photos.

Overthinking It asks us a (heart)burning question about burritos.

The AV Club gets all gushy over which movie clichés they like best. Me, I go for the Scooby Doo ending.

Do you have the latest Presidential Birth Certificate?

PZ Myers is excited because Fargo, ND has declared September 24 to be Freethought Day. I’m skeptical.

Brian Spears is Senior Poetry Editor of The Rumpus and the author of A Witness in Exile (Louisiana Literature Press, 2011). His poem “Upon Reading That Andromeda Will One Day Devour Triangulum and Come For Us Next” was featured in Season 9 of Motion Poems. More from this author →