Just a friendly reminder my good friends, we are in the safe zone for gift orders, but time flies! So our friends at Topatoco have broken down shipping times to give you a sense of what is safe to ship when:
Inspiring! I’ve seen so, so many of those old cartoons where the joke is a woman as a stupid secretary, shrill wife, terrible driver, etc. I cannot imagine being a lady cartoonist going against those entrenched norms in a profession dominated by men, thank you Comics Journal for the profile on this thoughtful lady and her work!
This is an article I blogged way back in the beginning of this tumblr when I had not many followers. I think Betty Swords deserves a second go with a bigger audience. I have much respect for my predecessors.
The pistol, a fine, expensive weapon, had functioned perfectly. The trigger freed the cocked hammer from its tension spring. The hammer snapped forward, striking the copper percussion cap resting over the hollow steel nipple mounted on the barrel. The resulting spark flashed into the chamber,…
Yes! You should read Manhunt, if you haven’t. We know everything about Lincoln’s assassination, and yet the moment by moment retelling is edge of the seat stuff.
In a matter of hours on Friday, Typhoon Haiyan completely devastated parts of the central Philippines. It was one of the strongest storms ever recorded. The death toll is estimated up to 10,000 with hundreds of thousands more displaced. The country has declared a “state of calamity.”