Giants (Part 6): Stone Giant

Lore: Artists in the Dark So long as they are left alone, stone giants are peaceful and quiet. They live in secluded cave networks found in isolated mountains. Here, in the dark, they work away at elaborate carvings. Most often, they can be found in the deepest and quietest caverns, which are considered sacred places. […]

Giants (Part 6): Stone Giant

Stephanie Brown (Spoiler)

I’m back, and several series, trailers and films as well! Little by little, we’ll cover everything, as usual. Let’s start with Batwoman, that this week introduced two new characters. In I’ll Give You a Clue, we find out that Sophie Moore became a field agent for the Crows when she solved the riddle of the […]

Stephanie Brown (Spoiler)

Readers’ wildlife photos — Why Evolution Is True

Today’s photos come from regular Mark Sturtevant, whose captions are indented (the links are also his). You can enlarge the photos by clicking on them: First up is our largest skipper butterfly, the silver-spotted skipper (Epargyreus clarus), named after the large silvery spots under its wings. These tend to perch with their wings up, but… Readers’ […]

Readers’ wildlife photos — Why Evolution Is True

The Rubicon Paradox

During the Roman Republic the river Rubicon acted as a sort of frontier line between the Roman province of Cisalpine Gaul to the northeast and Italy proper, controlled directly by Rome, to the south. In 49 BC, perhaps on January 10, Julius Caesar led a single legion, Legio XIII Gemina, south over the Rubicon from […]

The Rubicon Paradox

Readers’ wildlife photos — Why Evolution Is True

Today we have bee photos from reader Ruth Berger in Germany. Her notes and IDs are attached, and you can enlarge the photos by clicking on them. All photos are “copyright Ruth Berger.” Here are some of my pics of wild/native bees, taken with a small automatic handheld camera not really suited for the job. I’d… Readers’ […]

Readers’ wildlife photos — Why Evolution Is True

Batman Begins: The One You Need To Watch Before Watching The Dark Knight

This movie got shafted super hard. It’s a good movie! But it just can’t hold a candle to its infinitely more iconic sequel. Even the third movie is more recognized than this one! We all know the story by now. Young Bruce Wayne watches his parents get killed in an alley, runs away, gets trained […]

Batman Begins: The One You Need To Watch Before Watching The Dark Knight

” You just pick up a chord, go twang, and you got music ” R.I.P. SID VICIOUS

Originally posted on blackwings666: Sid Vicious – Born John Simon Ritchie -May 10, 1957 – February 2, 1979                                                                           …

” You just pick up a chord, go twang, and you got music ” R.I.P. SID VICIOUS