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Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 3


(Good Tickle Brain) – Mya Gosling:

So far, Julius Caesar has ignored all the vague premonitions and unscientific ill omens that have surrounded his going to the Capitol this morning. If only someone had specifics about what might befall him and who precisely is involved!

Enter Artemidorus. …

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Mya Gosling: Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 3


Gnostic BS


(Jesus and Mo) – Jesus:

“Look, I know Christmas has its origins in paganism. But the church of the time had good reasons to adopt the festival as its own.” …

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Jesus and Mo 2017-11-15: Adopt

Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 2


(Good Tickle Brain) – Mya Gosling:

Let’s check back in with our title character!

Did you forget he was the title character? He doesn’t show up that often, to be honest. …

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Mya Gosling: Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 2

Nightmare Email Feature


(xkcd) – Randall Munroe:

Total time spent revising this email before sending: 47 minutes 12 seconds.” …

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Randall Munroe: xkcd 1915: Nightmare Email Feature

Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 1 (part 3)


(Good Tickle Brain) – Mya Gosling:

Brutus has been brooding in his courtyard for some time now. Let’s wrap things up. …

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Mya Gosling: Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 1 (part 3)

Religious Homes


(Jesus and Mo) – Jesus:

“Secularists are complaining that taxpayers’ money is being used to build homes specifically to accommodate the religious beliefs of the community.” …

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Jesus and Mo 2017-11-08: Homes

Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 1 (part 2)


(Good Tickle Brain) – Mya Gosling:

Brutus seems to finally have made up his mind regarding killing Caesar, so let’s bring in some fellow conspirators! …

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Mya Gosling: Julius Caesar: Act 2, Scene 1 (part 2)

Virginia and New Jersey New Governors Unfit


(New Yorker::The Borowitz Report) – Andy Borowitz:

Throwing caution to the wind, voters in Virginia and New Jersey on Tuesday night overturned the political applecart and chose as their new governors two men with no reality-show experience whatsoever.

Republican officials were staggered by the voters’ decision because, historically, reality shows have been a reliable proving ground for the nation’s finest leaders. …

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Northam, Fairfax, Herring for Virginia

Hawaii 1, Trump 0


(Patheos::Dispatches) – Ed Brayton:

On his way to Asia for a long trip, Donald Trump stopped in Hawaii and got trolled in the most hilarious way. Referencing his long support for birtherism, protesters showed up at the airport with signs saying “Welcome to Kenya.”

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POTUS, Welcome to Kenya

Sophisticated Theological Work


(Jesus and Mo) – Jesus:

“In The God Delusion Dawkins attacks an absurd caricature of Christianity. He is ignorant of the huge amount of sophisticated theological work which has accumulated over the centuries.” …

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Jesus and Mo 2017-11-01: Arms