John's assorted reblogs

First the Cronut, then the Wonut, and now the Doughscuit. Donut is officially the new cupcake.

I need to remember this. Just because Warner Huntington III’s name is probably intended to be a nod to Warren Worthington III doesn’t mean that they’re the same person. 

I need to remember this. Just because Warner Huntington III’s name is probably intended to be a nod to Warren Worthington III doesn’t mean that they’re the same person. 

Playing with privilege: the invisible benefits of gaming while male
[PAX East ‘14] Turning the beat around on Crypt of the Necrodancer

I’ve often thought about all the equipment that I purchased for Dance Dance Revolution eons ago. Those pads, lovingly dented from standing over the left and right arrows, are probably now in some landfill. But when I stepped onto that dance… Read More »

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HAMILTON, OH—Despite being the beneficiary of numerous societal advantages and having faced little to no major adversity throughout his life, local man Travis Benton has spent the last four years squandering his white male privilege on a sales floor job at Best Buy, sources confirmed Tuesday.

“You can get by with a regular HDMI cable, but if you’re looking at a length longer than 10 feet, I’d go with a gold-tipped one,” said the man dressed in a bright blue polo shirt and pin-on name tag as he continued to fritter away such innate life advantages as greater access to higher education, leniency from the justice system, and favorable treatment from other white males who lead and make hiring decisions at a disproportionately high number of American companies.“The AudioQuest gold-tip is actually the cable I use in my own home entertainment center and it provides excellent audio and video clarity, plus it comes with a full five-year warranty, unlike the 90-day warranty of a bargain brand. For your money, you’re not going to find a better cable.”

At press time, the man born into the world’s most affluent and privileged socioeconomic group was spending his 15-minute break silently consuming a sleeve of Donettes purchased out of a vending machine.

Lady Gipsy Danger Cosplay From Pacific Rim Has Her Own Robot Sword

Lady Gipsy Danger Cosplay From Pacific Rim Has Her Own Robot Sword

A wonderful twist on a a movie we love. Cosplayer Nona Neon spent a lot of time and effort to construct a quality Femme Jaeger version of Gipsy Danger from Pacific Rim. Now all she needs is a giant Kaiju cosplay member to fight. Because they even made the sword!

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APOKALIPS X Official Trailer - Dipawagam 3 April 2014 

Darwyn Cooke’s Batman Beyond - First Look (DCAA)

Darwyn Cooke animating Batman Beyond?! Yes, it’s happening, and in this exclusive DC All Access Batman Month bonus clip, we’re giving you your first glimpse of it. Enjoy this sneak peek, and be sure to subscribe so that you don’t miss the full short when it’s added later this week. 

Alestorm - You Are A Pirate
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STOP SCROLLING AND LISTEN TO THIS AMAZING COVER OF MY FAVOURITE LAZYTOWN SONG

Oh my god this was how some friends decided to wake me up once.  I still don’t know whether they are awesome or worthy of homicide.

Yo-ho, ahoy and avast! Being a pirate is really badass!

Everything You Need to Know to Rebuild Civilization from Scratch

Everything You Need to Know to Rebuild Civilization from Scratch

Lewis Dartnell is an astrobiologist in England who wants to help you save the world after civilization collapses. To that end, he’s written a book called The Knowledge: How to Rebuild Our World from Scratch. It’s the one post-apocalyptic guide you’ll ever need. We’ve got an excerpt.

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