Au Courant

This week’s au courant links:

And finally, how to mispronounce British place names:

Au Courant

Show 3 footnotes

  1. Inventive use of technology, though in this case a waste: the Super Bowl commercial meme jumped Fonzie’s smelly old man body a decade ago. When Budweiser, who only does “cute”, decides to pull their big-ass horses from the spectacle (like they did last year), you know its’s over.
  2. A perfect example of this is the increasing percentage of college educated adults who still cling to the belief –despite numerous thoroughly documented and peer-reviewed studies proving otherwise — that childhood vaccines cause autism.
  3. Knowing why this occurs is not going to make Nora any less pleased with me when I rip off 12 or 13 sneezes in a row. Usually at night…while putatively sleeping. I’m jes’ sayin’, more research, Mr. Scientist, on a ‘cure.’