I’ve always found the various warning lights on cars to be a little unclear. It underlines the difficulty in coming up with fresh iconography, particularly when you’re indicating something a technical. Thankfully, someone has come to our collective rescue!
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The extraordinarily useful Big Ben Twitter account tweets BONG every hour & the number of BONGs it tweets will inform you of the hour. Who says Twitter is useless?
Actual favourite Twitter feeds: Very British Problems (samples: “Expressing your rage by saying ‘you’re welcome”’ as loudly as possible”, “‘I’ll bear that in mind’—Translation: I’ll ignore that completely”) & Riker Googling, which informs us of No. 1’s uncleared searching history (samples: “evasive maneuvers keyboard shortcut”, “acknowledged emoji”, & “kobayashi maru let’s play”).
The Weeks lists 15 unique illnesses you can only come down with in German.
As someone going through his Second Midlife Crisis: Torschlußpanik. I can relate.
The Guardian reports that a skull found Galilee, thought to be female and 55,000 years old, suggests the location where humans first had sex with Neanderthals.
This of course raises the important question: was Jesus a Neanderthal?
[Ducks hate mail]
From Poorly-Drawn Lines, a subtle cartoon: