The current relationship of white America to black America is something like a spouse who, having given up regularly beating, raping, and starving their partner, complains that it’s simply too much to ask that they also be allowed out of the basement.
This was a pretty fascinating read. Historically as well as philosophically/morally.
Whoa. We’ve been getting dribs and drabs of reveals for Marvel’s upcoming universal reboot over the past week, but it looks like the jackpot has just hit: Comics retailers across the world have received previews for 45(!) of Marvel’s new series, and it sounds like it’s a whole lot of crazy.
There are way too many new or recent books I want/need to read. Too many books, too little time.
Including but not limited to: Shadowshaper by D.J. Older Annihilation Score by Charlie Stross (next month) Seveneves by Neal Stephenson Ancillary Justice and Sword by Anne Leckie Part 2 of Bell Dame Apocrypha by Kameron Hurley
Adding fresh English peas to what is an otherwise fairly traditional guacamole is one of those radical moves that is also completely obvious after you taste it The peas add intense sweetness and a chunky texture to the dip, making it more substantial on the chip They also intensify the color of the green avocado — and help the guacamole stay that way
Everybody wants a piece of that "cinematic universe" pie now that Marvel's making dump trucks full of money with it. There's going to be a lot of this in our future. Some of it could be cool. This... well, I was never very invested in Rocky.