10 'great' tech products that really weren't -... →
Detroit has a bit over 900,000 residents in an area geographically bigger than...– Wow, this quote blew my mind. From this interesting article. I think I may need to move to Detroit.
I’d settle for ‘some of the time.’– Mary Todd Lincoln (via complicatedshoes)
Parks & Recreation - The Best of Donna “Did you grow up in the woods? Are you Nell? From the movie Nell?” I’m so happy this exists. She really didn’t hit her stride (like much of the show) until season 2.
Mumford & Sons, The Avett Brothers, and Bob Dylan at the 2011 Grammys This made me so, so happy!
The proper pronunciation of “Seuss” is actually “Zoice” (rhymes with “voice”), being a Bavarian name. However, due to the fact that most Americans pronounced it incorrectly as “Soose”, Geisel later gave in and stopped correcting people, even quipping the mispronunciation was a good thing because it is “advantageous for an author of children’s books to be associated with—Mother Goose.” The more...
9timestodie: satinacoffin: jennaanne01: justcallmelhead: MINDBLOW! this is ridiculous this is fuckin awesome What the!?
Michael Schur walks us through Parks And... →
This is a fantastic article about Parks & Recreation…and it’s just part 1 of 4!
Weezer - No One Else
leeshiebean replied to your photo: Can you believe I live in a state where this exists and… I swear, you’re like a one-woman Michigan tourism department - they should pay you! I’d never thought to go to MI until I started following you forever ago and realized how nice it is. That may be one of the nicest compliments I’ve ever gotten. :) Thanks!
Watch blooper reels of Parks & Recreation and How I Met Your Mother. Now I definitely can’t sleep.
So, not only does this thing exist, but you’ve deprived everyone here of cake.– Ron Swanson re: vegetable loaf (via beckthis) Guess what I’m watching!
Michigan Camping Infographic
amitchowdhry: Via: Pure Michigan Connect Yay! Someone I don’t know blogged our infographic! w00t!
Arcadia Ales: Michigan Beer
winestateofmind: Last night I went to one of my favorite bars in Ann Arbor, Ashley’s for an event hosted by Arcadia Ales. Arcadia is based in Battle Creek, Michigan and is a craft brewery specializing in English style ales. I’m a big fan of craft beer and am really pleased to see that America has jumped on board with this art form. Many of the best beers in the world are now brewed in America in...
Someone set up a group on Facebook for all of the current and former employees of Borders. And even though I was laid off from the home office two years ago, I find myself tearing up reading the stories of people I worked with, and even those I never met. I didn’t think it could or would affect me anymore, but it’s going to create a hole in my heart for a long time. (Affect/effect...
But I submit to Chris Blackstone, there’s no difference between a Christian and...– TONY JONES, Theoblogy Jesus was not a “biblical Christian” (via christianthink) Seems to me the word “biblical” has become doublespeak for a specific world view. I cringe when I hear it wielded like a hammer. (via christianity) What a funny coincidence! Chris Blackstone’s wife is in my...
Study shows voter turnout can be increased with... →
Bryan suspects that the increase is due to how people view themselves, or maybe just how they want to; by wording a survey that allows a person to see themselves as a voter, vanity is struck because most people view being considered a voter, a positive thing; just asking people to vote on the other hand, sounds more like you’re asking them to do something…
The George Costanza Candy Identification Quiz
mentalflossr: While George Costanza was unable to fool anyone with his rigged candy bar lineup at David Puddy’s car dealership, maybe you’ll have better luck identifying your favorite unwrapped confections. Take the Quiz: Name That Candy Bar