charlie and the chocolate factory

Roald Dahl’s “Charlie” Was Supposed To Be Black

“I don’t know why (it was changed). It’s a great pity.” Liccy Dahl, Roald Dahl’s widow There is so much about children’s literature that we love. We identify with the characters and sometimes even take on some of their traits. We look at how they solve the problems in their Continue Reading

The Chainsaw Wielding Nun

Nun With A Chainsaw Becomes Symbol Of Post-Irma Cleanup: ‘She Rocks’

When downed trees blocked the road near Sister Margaret Ann’s school in southwest Miami-Dade County, she grabbed a chainsaw and got to work. Source: Nun With A Chainsaw Becomes Symbol Of Post-Irma Cleanup: ‘She Rocks’ : The Two-Way : NPR   There’s a lesson here, dudes. When a tree falls Continue Reading

Old Man Talking Candles

#StupidQuestionsFor [deity of your choice] 

  Source: (38) #StupidQuestionsForJesus hashtag on Twitter Twitter games are an interesting and often fun way to pass the time, especially when this Old Man is between some of the most boring fashion shows he’s ever seen. Seriously, New York Fashion Week blows chunks in just about every direction this Continue Reading

Haeshindang Park

There Is A Park Full Of Giant Penises In South Korea

Insert penis pun. NSFWish. Source: There Is A Park Full Of Giant Penises In South Korea With Hurricane Irma bearing down hard on Florida, I thought we needed something to divert our attention for a moment. You’ll want to click the source link above to read the full story. As Continue Reading

Huricane Dennis hits Key West

Abiding Guide To Being Chill Through A Hurricane

“This [Hurricane Irma] could easily be the most costly storm in U.S. history, which is saying a lot considering what just happened two weeks ago.” -Brian McNoldy, a hurricane researcher at the University of Miami, alluding to the damage caused by Hurricane Harvey. Everywhere you look, it seems, people are Continue Reading

Richard Branson

Preparing for Hurricane Irma | Virgin

I will be on Necker alongside our team, as I have been on the three times we have had hurricanes over the past 30 years. -Richard Branson Source: Preparing for Hurricane Irma | Virgin Billionaire Richard Branson is riding out Hurricane Irma on his private island in the Caribbean. He’s Continue Reading

Ruth Gordon: On Assholes

We have it in our power to overcome assholes Source: Ruth Gordon: On Assholes Click on the link and read the full quote from James Grissom’s interview. The lady unquestionably knew what it means to abide. She totally nails what is necessary to deal with assholes. Abide in peace, The Continue Reading

There Is No Chill When You Worry

Dude! Thanks for stopping by! Let’s start this thing by clicking on this week’s playlist. Let it run for a few songs, get yourself into the groove ’cause there’s a definite groove. Maybe burn some green if you’re so inclined. Let’s chill together for a while. Early one morning this Continue Reading

15 Scientifically Proven Ways to Work Smarter, Not Just More

Nobody cares how busy your are or how work you late, they just care what you get done. Source: 15 Scientifically Proven Ways to Work Smarter, Not Just More Friday afternoon, Labor Day weekend, and here I am talking about work? What the fuck am I thinking? I’m thinking that Continue Reading