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Weekly Links - 50% NSFW Edition
An article about Theodore de Bry
, an extremely talented Netherlandish/Belgianish artist who did dozens of engravings of the New World without ever having been there.
Every six months or so I find myself watching
Bernie Mac's performance on Def Comedy Jam (NSFW)
. Even though the jokes aren't really that funny, it's one of the great stand up performances of all time.
ancient Sumerian creation myth (NSFW)
Seanbaby spent what I imagine was hundreds of hours finding
weird things in pre-code horror comic books (NSFWish)
You might have seen a clickbaitish Youtube video or the like saying that 1+2+3... = -1/12.
Here's an article dealing with a lot of the math around that in a pretty simple way
, with a link to Terence Tao's more hardcore, scary, NSFW explanation at the end.
A Bestiary of Single-File Implementations of Programming Languages
Lucrezia de' Medici - Bronzino
My Last Duchess
Raphael's Grave, The Pantheon
Vatican Obelisk Erection, 1586
Caxton's Printer's Mark
Diana And Callisto - Palma Vecchio
(just got home from a concert. There's too much summer fun for me to do weekly links, but don't worry: I'm in the Pacific Northwest and soon it will rain for six months straight)
Leonardo Loredan - Giovanni Bellini