“A thankful heart is not only the greatest virtue, but the parent of all the other virtues.” ~ Cicero
Hey that’s my line… pic.twitter.com/QItVcqxvmf
— George RR Martin (@GRRMspeaking) November 23, 2014
I love his sense of humor. 🙂
Okay, so there aren’t any ghosts. I don’t think I’ve dressed as a ghost since pre-school, but here are a few of my past costumes.
This year I got really inspired. I’m going as myself. I know, scary right?
When the trailer for Age of Ultron leaked last week, Marvel didn’t run around trying to shut it down (impossible to do, anyway, but we’ve all seen companies desperately try to close the barn door after the horse has run).
Instead, they tweeted this:
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) October 22, 2014
and posted the high-quality version of the trailer themselves.
— Marvel Entertainment (@Marvel) October 23, 2014
When things don’t go as planned, may we all be able to pivot with such aplomb.
I love this video. And I managed to find the long version!
You can tell a society’s priorities by its vocabulary. For instance, these recent tweets caught my eye:
— Old English Wordhord (@OEWordhord) October 17, 2014
— Old English Wordhord (@OEWordhord) October 21, 2014
Words related to battle and its aftermath? We have loads of those!
Anatomy? Eh, one word should do for all the bendy parts.