First off, let’s get in formation. If you aren’t familiar with Wildabeast Adams’ choreo, take a deep dive into the YouTube. You’re welcome. And if you haven’t watched fantastic gymnast Sophie De Jesus’s hip hop-infused gymnastics floor routine, stop what you’re doing and watch. My home region of Northwest Arkansas (I mean, I live… Continue reading friday things.
HAMILTON VALENTINES!!!!!! These are so good. I particularly love the “with the comma after dearest” one. And the “fully armed battalion” one. Obvs. Here is quiz that will help you determine what percentage Muggle you are. I am 10% Muggle, which seems about right. Me and Hermione, holdin’ it down. This is an excellent list… Continue reading friday things.
Hey, this is a nice, uplifting story to start off 2016: Young adults have created fancy temporary housing for homeless young adults. If you weren’t already excited about watching foxy Aaron Tveit play sort-of-creepy Danny Zuko in a musical about how a girl has to dress in a cat suit and start smoking to… Continue reading friday things
Good news! Science now says that drinking champagne can save your brain. 60 Minutes has SO MANY VIDEOS ABOUT HAMILTON ON THEIR WEBSITE!!!!!!!!! Four for you 60 Minutes, you go 60 Minutes! So, this idea of dorms for “grown-ups” seems pretty cool to me. Especially for those years when you’re just out of school and… Continue reading friday things.
FLESH AND BONE! FLESH AND BONE! FLESH AND BONE IS HEEEERRRRRREEEEE! (Need a refresher on this? Click here.) I know Halloween feels like it was a million years ago at this point, but I’m still not over Chrissy Tiegen as Guy Fieri. I have decided I want Prince Harry to marry this veteran. Also:… Continue reading friday things.
Let’s start things off right: here’s a wonderful dog photobombing an engagement photo shoot. Oh hey! The U.S. Gymnastics Team is still crushing it. GUYS. Beyoncé and Channing Tatum are facing off against each other on Lip Sync Battle. If this isn’t considered A Television Event, then I don’t know what is. ALSO. Beyoncé is… Continue reading friday things.
YOU GUYS I KNOW IT’S OLD NEWS BUT OMG OMG OMG MORE GILMORE GIIIIIRRRRRLLLLLSSSSSSS!!!!!!!!!!!! Related: all Mallory Ortberg wants from the revival is for Emily to be a late-in-life lesbian and now that is all that I want*. Lorelai would approve after her shock wore off. *This isn’t true. I want some serious rewriting of… Continue reading friday things.
First things first: check out the super cute and cool cover of my friend Michelle Andreani’s book that she co-wrote with Mindi Scott! You can pre-order it now. I would like to eat pulled chicken sandwiches with pomegranate BBQ sauce and crunchy apple slaw ALL THE DAY. This awesome lady held an intruder to her home… Continue reading friday things.
Did any of you have ANY IDEA AT ALL that Sir Davos from Game of Thrones is the same person as Captain Crewe in the heart-achingly beautiful, will-make-you-cry-your-eyes-out film A Little Princess?! Because I didn’t and I actually screamed aloud when I found out. After seeing the NPR Weekend Edition headline “Swordswoman, Opera Singer, Runaway” we probably all want… Continue reading friday things.
This Atlantic article on why academics love Buffy the Vampire Slayer is EVERYTHING. And this NPR story on the history of book blurbs teaches us that Walt Whitman would have been the most annoying person ever on social media. The Most Important Quiz of Our Time: Are You More Hilary Duff or Hillary Clinton? (I got… Continue reading friday things.