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  1. ☛ Who do we trust? Len McCluskey, Jerry Heywood, and SCIENCE!
  2. To ravage, to slaughter, to usurp under false titles, they call empire; and where they make a desert, they call it peace.
    Calgacus, Caledonian cheiftan (from modern day Scotland), on the Romans. Quoted in Agricola by Tacitus.  (via concepthuman)

    (via hungryghoast)

  3. ☛ bloke stuff

    "I mean, it’s Sporadically Lethal Top Gear over there. Yet despite the grip of firm masculine virtues on local society, they still seem to like forming gangs."

  4. ☛ Blurred lines: Are YouTubers breaking the law? •

    this has somehow made me think better of total biscuit, something I thought impossible

  5. ☛ Cameron to fund British superhero

    “But our only hero in recent years was Captain Britain, a cheap cut ‘n’ shut of Arthurian legend, the Union Jack, the House of Lords and Stonehenge that only a UKIP councillor could love.”

  6. ☛ Over the course of a weekend, DashCon 2014 descended into chaos
  7. ☛ The 100 Worst People On Twitter - 92, Helen Lewis

    "Every time I see her RTd into my timeline I get the horrid feeling she’s going to try and underhandedly steal the diamond mine that’s been in my family for seven generations. I don’t need that sort of pressure."
    I still love this line.

  8. ☛ Pinboard Turns Five (Pinboard Blog)

    "In five years, I haven’t received a single email from an investor or potential acquirer. The closest I came was a few months ago, when the new Delicious owners reached out to me about providing "vision", but I think they were just unfamiliar with my oeuvre. They learned quickly."
    What a guy. Gave him a hug in Brighton Dome Studio Bar when he was down for dconstruct last year. He was a little bemused but absolutely lovely.