An all-bloggage day today. I have some photos to dump, so I can delete them from my phone. They actually pertain to a few recent topics. Like? Hair care:
Yes, yet another sub-sub-sub-sub-sub-niche of the shampoo market. Shampoo and conditioner is like snack food — there’s always a new brand extension. I found Mixed Chicks in this section at Target:
The other day I came downstairs and found this lying on the windowsill. Like a turd:
It’s a greeting card. For someone you don’t like, I guess.
Here’s a good animation: Watch the nation get fat, over the last 25 years. I wish I could pause this thing and figure out when Indiana briefly backslid toward thinness, then marched on to Fat City.
Goobing Detroit — tracking the decline of city neighborhoods via the street-view scenes of two search engines, in 2009 and 2012.
If you’re watching “Mad Men,” but not reading T-Lo’s Mad Style dissections of the costumes, you’re not watching “Mad Men.” They’re long — part one and part two, here — and sometimes find things that I’m not entirely sure were put in the scene on purpose, but they’re always worth a read.
The other day I had to ask one of my columnists the other day if she intended to use “awesome” twice in one paragraph. Instead of awesome is for her, and a lot of others.
Oh, sweet weekend. You were here much sooner than I thought, but here you are.