Tuesday, October 13, 2015

Morning Coffee (10/13/15)

Me elsewhere: Amazon's Red Oaks was okay. And new trailers and premiere dates for Shadowhunters and The Shannara Chronicles.

Whoa: Dell's takeover of EMC is the biggest tech deal ever.

Ha: Guy buys Google’s web domain for 1 minute, gives his reward to charity

Ooh, did they find Henry V's warship Holigost?

Useful! The One Podcast to Start With, Across 24 Topics

I'm one of those people who will read anything about Roanoke, and this look at how Virginia Dare has been co-opted over the centuries is fascinating.

Uh-oh: Wet Weather Causes Shortage of Pumpkins (and Pie)

Hallmark is going to have a Christmas float in the Macy's parade, so that's perfect.

On My Mother and the Person I Could Have Become

Interesting point: "The fact that servants used to be a fixture of domestic life and are now reserved for the wealthy is one of the key, but little discussed, reasons why contemporary middle-class men and women feel overwhelmed by responsibilities."

As usual, I'm skeptical of the ID of possibly famous bones.

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