25 signs you’re addicted to Books. Welcome to Bookaholics Anonymous. Hi my name is Hannah, and I'm addicted to books. Every year when I go backpacking, at least 5 pounds of the weight in my backpack is a thick hardcover.
When Will We Forget?
Ah, yes – xkcd timeline of when people in the United States will begin forgetting cultural epochs.
The poem from Saving Mr. Banks <--It's part of the "Mary Poppins" music soundtrack sung by Bert at the beginning of the movie, you uncultured swine!
I love this quote.
XKCD: Turbine, "Ok, Plan B: Fly a kite into the blades, with a rock in a sling dangling below it, and create the world's largest trebuchet.
This is a Library: Friend, you stand on sacred ground.
When Band Names Die, They Go to Tumblr
"Dot Tumbler Dot Com, on the other hand, would be an awful name for a band, if only because of how hard it would be to direct people to your band's website.
I have "reading elbow" from holding my Nook! Since insomnia is my partner I read for hours and hours at a time. I didn't know there was a danger if injury with reading!
rex is closer in height to Stegosaurus than a sparrow. But that doesn't tell you much; 'Dinosaur Comics' author Ryan North is closer in height to certain dinosaurs than to the average human.
'Sorry, I left out my glass of water from last night.' OH GOD I APPARENTLY LIVE IN A GARBAGE PIT. this comic is scarily true. (not that my house is THAT messy but that it is usually way messier than what people apologize for).
It’s a pretty popular opinion: taking photos prevents you from enjoying the moment. Randall Munroe, creator of the sarcastic and often hilarious web comic XKCD, begs to.
XKCD: Sky Color - Feynman recounted another good one upperclassmen would use on freshmen physics students: When you look at words in a mirror, how come they're reversed left to right but not top to bottom? What's special about the horizontal axis?
area code in your cell number = where you lived in 2005 (: