Tuesday, September 03, 2013

Random stuff

Another link post from me.

What a week's worth of groceries looks like around the world.

Two Deaf men open a comic store.  What's most interesting is this line from the article:
They’ve chosen an exploding industry. Estimated overall comic shop sales in 2013 through June were nearly $250 million, up 12 percent from a year ago, according to data site Comichron (The Comics Chronicles)
Really? I thought comics were a dying product.

Great picture of a swallow in a house, by @oatleyvineyard on twitter.

A great Supergirl image, taken from this Supergirl Comic Box Commentary blog post:

Alternate universe version of Supergirl from  Superboy #61 volume 3:

A news article about how village sign languages are disappearing fast.  Include sinfomration about the  Martha's Vineyard deaf community.  If you don't know what I mena by that, PLEASE go read the article.  It's only short.

The American Captain webcomic.  Steve Rogers writes a diary comic in the 21st century.  It's made me like Cap.

Aquaman's Rousing Song of Heroism. What. The. Fuck.  It goes a bit Disney.  Arthur I love you, but what the fuck.

Female sci-fi actors do panel at SDCC.  Audience members tell them women talk too much.

An interesting fact I found out from twitter:
A 'smell-feast' is someone who comes uninvited to share in a feast; a parasite, a greedy sponger. (Very common term c1540–1700.)

Geraldo Borges sketch of Mera from SDCC:

 Miles Morales cosplay at SDCC:

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