Daily Archive: September 11, 2014

‘Easy on the Eyes, Hard on the Face’

Has the marketing of the all-female cast of Ultimate Fighter 20 gone too far? Mike Dwyer considers the role of sex appeal in mixed martial arts advertising.


Jaybird walks into a doctor’s office. The doctor says “You’re overweight.” So Jaybird says “I want a second opinion!” and the doctor says “Okay, your cholesterol is a little high.”

The Balcony of an Inferno

A little while ago Patrick shared this video, which is of a construction worker in Houston stuck on a balcony of an apartment building on fire. It’s pretty suspenseful.

Linky Thursday

Links! One day early! This week: Education, Language, Culture, Health, Transportation, and Arctica & Antarctica!

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