RIP Opportunity

I’m genuinely sad Opportunity is gone. RIP in peace, little rover that could.


A well-deserved fisking by James Lileks.

This week in stuff



Media stuff

I like how he says mune.

Like Trees Walking podcast, episode 407.

Weezer’s Teal Album. Seriously every time the next song came on it made me happy again.


Stuff I watched


  • Robert Alter’s English Translation of the Old Testament is out and these people are talking about it. The unironic use of “crepuscular plangency” is especially fun.

because classics.


I was wondering

Why there wasn’t a push to extend copyrights again.

Stuff I watched/listened

Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me, William Shatner.

Numberphile podcast