{"content":{"id":1971,"title":"Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\"One of the most frightening things ever shown on [UK] children's television\": \u003ca href=\"http://www.weirduniverse.net/blog/comments/the_singing_ringing_tree\"\u003eThe Singing Tree\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\u003ca href=\"https://www.imdb.com/video/vi1730984985?playlistId=tt8305218\u0026ref_=tt_ov_vi\"\u003eIndia is doing a The Office remake\u003c/a\u003e. I really love seeing familiar things adapted to different cultures. It's also fun to pick out the English phrases. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Y61Mi14aMNU\"\u003eIndian Dwight is instantly likeable and Indian Jim is a horrible bully\u003c/a\u003e. It took the American version five years to achieve that.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eJust in case you forgot to be terrified of a large-scale war: \u003ca href=\"https://outrider.org/nuclear-weapons/interactive/bomb-blast/\"\u003eHow would a nuclear bomb affect your city?\u003c/a\u003e\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eI saw Con Air when I was 13 or 14 and it seemed like the most natural thing in the world. A great action movie and not weird at all. \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mrXB0qo2uGg\"\u003eShort clip\u003c/a\u003e. Watch the whole thing.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eNot many people speak Swedish, but it has produced some of the best and most unique children's literature in the world. Two of the most famous writers wrote as \u003ca href=\"https://aeon.co/essays/pippi-and-the-moomins-served-as-a-social-antidote-to-fascism\"\u003ea direct response to fascism and WWII\u003c/a\u003e. Another thing (older than that) to check out is \u003ca href=\"https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/1322974.Swedish_Folk_Tales\"\u003ethis illustrated book of folk tales\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eSome old black-and-white movies are very good, but a lot of big hits from back then aren't great. Movie making has developed a lot as an art form. However, \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j-tefK9hkuM\"\u003etrailers back then were way better\u003c/a\u003e.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003eRelaxing music of the week: \u003ca href=\"https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GeisCvjwBMo\u0026list=PLfyf-_OyYbyrVqfUupX_gnc6U9pgAQtia\u0026index=30\"\u003eLouis and Ella's version of cheek-to-cheek\u003c/a\u003e is one of the best things ever.\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2021-05-09T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2021-05-08T15:16:56.000Z","updated_at":"2021-05-09T00:46:14.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=weekly_links\"\u003eweekly_links\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=germany\"\u003egermany\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mythology\"\u003emythology\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=india\"\u003eindia\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tv\"\u003etv\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sitcoms\"\u003esitcoms\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twenty-first_century\"\u003etwenty-first_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_nineties\"\u003ethe_nineties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=swedish\"\u003eswedish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=sweden\"\u003esweden\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=finland\"\u003efinland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_forties\"\u003ethe_forties\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=tove\"\u003etove\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=illustration\"\u003eillustration\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=painting\"\u003epainting\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=movies\"\u003emovies\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=music\"\u003emusic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=chill\"\u003echill\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=jazz\"\u003ejazz\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=swing\"\u003eswing\u003c/a\u003e"}

Weekly Links