Alexander Hamilton's Bloodthirsty Ghost

Linguist, cartoonist, disgrace to mankind.

repulsion66:

Dimitris Anastasiou - The Surgery
pencil on paper

repulsion66:

Dimitris Anastasiou - The Surgery

pencil on paper

(via thisisjustjared)

Why Do We Say “Big Red Barn,” but “Red Big Barn” Sounds Wrong?

allthingslinguistic:

An interesting article on adjective ordering

Also related is this Tom Scott video on adjective ordering. The generalization that adjectives seem to be ordered the same way across a wide variety of languages is the type of data used as evidence for a cartographic approach to linguistics: detailed typological surveys of how aspects of language do or do not vary in very specific ways. 

(via fuckyeahmylanguage)

golbees said: b-b-breaking bad?

spacetwinks:

breaking bad writers room

"okay. no matter what we do, people seem to see walt as a good guy. what can we do to fix this"

"how about… walt threatens to eat a baby"

"and?"

"and he does it…"

"at a chuck e. cheese"

"during a child’s birthday"

months later, on a breaking bad fan forum

centaurfan5501 said: “can’t believe skyler wouldn’t let walt eat that baby during a birthday at the chuck e. cheese”

mustardhomecrafter said: “yeah what the fuck is her problem”

Day 1: grad school confirmed for being more fun than college


klodin erb

a succinct outline of my love-life

i’m writing my own reference grammars for japanese, russian, latin, and hawaiian because they are heinously expensive to purchase and also because i love death, i say bring it on, i’m like a demon long dead with nothing left to lose

ordered my own scanner so i don’t have to use the university’s

high-fiving a million angels