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{"content":{"id":1299,"title":"Bluebeard Illustration - Walter Crane","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/431.jpg\" class=\"card-image not-tall\"\u003e","publication_date":"2020-04-13T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2020-04-06T17:28:21.000Z","updated_at":"2020-04-06T17:30:08.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=orange\"\u003eorange\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=peach\"\u003epeach\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=green\"\u003egreen\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=mythology\"\u003emythology\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=plants\"\u003eplants\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fear\"\u003efear\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=the_tens\"\u003ethe_tens\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=illustration\"\u003eillustration\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=design\"\u003edesign\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=uk\"\u003euk\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=england\"\u003eengland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=english\"\u003eenglish\u003c/a\u003e"}

Bluebeard Illustration - Walter Crane

{"content":{"id":714,"title":"Caxton's Canterbury Tales","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/254.jpg\" class=\"card-image\"\u003e","publication_date":"2019-06-16T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2019-05-17T04:03:36.000Z","updated_at":"2019-05-17T04:03:36.000Z","user_id":1,"rating":null},"tags":"\u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=england\"\u003eengland\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fourteenth_century\"\u003efourteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=fifteenth_century\"\u003efifteenth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=design\"\u003edesign\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=english\"\u003eenglish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=pictures\"\u003epictures\u003c/a\u003e"}

Caxton's Canterbury Tales

{"content":{"id":707,"title":"19-05-12 Weekly Links - Classic Internet Edition","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/24c.jpg\" class=\"card-image small\" style=\"border-radius: 0; max-height: 42vh\"\u003e\r\n\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nImagine how many test emails get sent to foo@bar.com. Here's \u003ca href=\"https://www.bar.com/\"\u003ebar.com\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nRemember when modern civilization still seemed like a viable idea? Here are \u003ca href=\"https://www.huffpost.com/entry/best-of-2010-jokes_b_802122\"\u003ethe best jokes of 2010\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"http://www.omniglot.com/blog/?p=17746\"\u003eWhat do togas, stegosauruses, and thatch have in common?\u003c/a\u003e \r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nChrome is getting slow again. I remember when it first came out and its main selling point is being fast. BUT Firefox keeps doing stupid things like introducing a slow ctrl+tab animation and making it default, then taking away the option to disable it. Also lying through their teeth about privacy and security, as documented on this \u003ca href=\"https://spyware.neocities.org/articles/firefox.html\"\u003egroovy, anachronistic Neocities page\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nA long time ago I read a website called Comics Curmudgeon, where a person wrote hilarious analyses of serious newspaper drama strips (serious newspaper drama strip pictured). Turns out he's \u003ca href=\"https://joshreads.com/\"\u003estill around\u003c/a\u003e and funnier than I remember him being in the first place.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nDoing a Google image search, I accidentally ran into \u003ca href=\"http://www.worlddreambank.org/V/VALLEY.HTM\"\u003ethis lengthy, weirdly-illustrated description of a dream from 1984\u003c/a\u003e. It turns out its part of a website with \u003ca href=\"http://www.worlddreambank.org/\"\u003ethousands of descriptions of dreams\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2019-05-12T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2019-05-11T16:12:41.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-05T19:13:34.000Z","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=nostalgia\"\u003enostalgia\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=programming\"\u003eprogramming\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=language\"\u003elanguage\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=greek\"\u003egreek\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=english\"\u003eenglish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=latin\"\u003elatin\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=classic_internet\"\u003eclassic_internet\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=firefox\"\u003efirefox\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=chrome\"\u003echrome\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=old_comics\"\u003eold_comics\u003c/a\u003e"}

19-05-12 Weekly Links - Classic Internet Edition

{"content":{"id":687,"title":"19-05-05 Weekly Links - Hedgehog Teeth Edition","body":"\u003cimg src=\"/uploads/23b.jpg\" class=\"card-image small\"\u003e\r\n\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nFeeling low? Listen to \u003ca href=\"http://thedeadauthorspodcast.libsyn.com/chapter-49-albert-camus-featuring-steve-agee\"\u003eSteve Agee improvising as Camus for an hour\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://jameshfisher.com/2019/04/27/the-inception-bar-a-new-phishing-method/\"\u003eA new phishing method\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"http://www.weirduniverse.net/blog/comments/donut_prune_salad\"\u003eDoughnut fruit salad\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://en.wiktionary.org/wiki/diggety#English\"\u003eThe Wiktionary article for diggety\u003c/a\u003e, as in 'hot diggety dog!'. The link at the bottom clears up the question I've had for decades about 'no diggity'.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nYou've probably heard about how the \u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/FvvZaBf9QQI\"\u003enew Sonic trailer\u003c/a\u003e is so bad that they promised to change the movie within a day or two of its release. While I do appreciate them casting Jean-Ralphio and Criss Chros, I'm not sure why they bother when a \u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/ajvhiAwFkLs\"\u003eperfect Sonic movie\u003c/a\u003e already exists.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://archive.org/\"\u003eArchive.org\u003c/a\u003e collects a ridiculous number of public domain books, as well as providing an amazing free library service for newer books, as well as any other number of miracle projects. It is quite possibly the greatest thing the internet/modern society has produced. If you believe in censorship at all, please note that \u003ca href=\"http://blog.archive.org/2019/04/10/official-eu-agencies-falsely-report-more-than-550-archive-org-urls-as-terrorist-content/\"\u003ethe French government ordered them to take down 550+ sites for containing \"terrorist content\" based on false intel\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2019-05-05T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2019-05-04T16:12:36.000Z","updated_at":"2020-07-10T00:27:52.000Z","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=sonic\"\u003esonic\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=comedy\"\u003ecomedy\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=books\"\u003ebooks\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=politics\"\u003epolitics\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=philosophy\"\u003ephilosophy\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=twentieth_century\"\u003etwentieth_century\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=foot\"\u003efoot\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=animals\"\u003eanimals\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=english\"\u003eenglish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=france\"\u003efrance\u003c/a\u003e"}

19-05-05 Weekly Links - Hedgehog Teeth Edition

{"content":{"id":238,"title":"18-08-26 Weekly Links","body":"\u003cul\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\nI hate to keep linking these, but I really love Keith E. Wrightson's lectures. \u003ca href=\"https://youtu.be/GPyNc0kd2z4\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eHere's one on Elizabeth I's religious policies\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://archive.gameswithwords.org/WhichEnglish/\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eAn MIT web app to guess what kind of English you speak\u003c/a\u003e. It guessed mine better than most human native speakers would.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003cli\u003e\r\n\u003ca href=\"https://i.imgur.com/dL9TSwK.gifv\" target=\"_blank\"\u003eA beautiful abstraction\u003c/a\u003e.\r\n\u003c/li\u003e\r\n\u003c/ul\u003e","publication_date":"2018-08-26T00:00:00.000Z","created_at":"2018-08-22T23:24:14.000Z","updated_at":"2018-08-29T02:07:04.000Z","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=early_modern\"\u003eearly_modern\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=language\"\u003elanguage\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=english\"\u003eenglish\u003c/a\u003e \u003ca class=\"changeable-title\" href=\"/q?tag=england\"\u003eengland\u003c/a\u003e"}

18-08-26 Weekly Links