The Web-Slinging Tourist: Episode 1

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As it turns out, I do a lot of internet browsing during the week, mostly before I get out of bed in the morning. During these adventures, I find myself stopping to look at the most interesting things, much like a tourist. So, I’ve decided to share with my broader internet family some happy snaps from my browsing this week. Let me introduce: The Web-Slinging Tourist. (For real tourist action that involves physical travel, check out Ruth’s post.)

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Modern Oronyms

Enjoy this gallery. Google oronyms.

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An Ethical Pickle

With the release of GTA5, traditional arguments were rehashed about the nature of the game.

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She’s Just Being Jod-ie

Jodie Foster, the woman everyone loves to hate, has her biography presented through chronological film breakdowns. (PS I Love You Jodie Foster!)

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Spy Games

Initially realistic, an idea of life if observed by an outsider (in this case the NSA)

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Write A Novel No-One Expects

Profile of Elizabeth Gilbert, with a focus of her new novel “The Signature of All Things.”

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Melodic Gunfire

The effort Rockstar has put into the GTA5 soundtrack and how this influences gameplay.

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Farewell Mel, Hello Adam

Delightfully honest profile of Adam Boland with exploration of the Sunrise phenomenon and how Wake Up will rise above it all.

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Carbs Can’t Be Gay!

Topical Buzzfeed on the Pasta debacle.

2 comments

  1. I love the random links you send me first thing in the morning, haha. The New Yorker article about GTA 5 is something we’ve talked about before, and will no doubt continue to discuss.

    I still don’t get the pasta one though. That shit is weird.

  2. I mean, the spaghetti is only straight until it gets a little liquid encouragement. Then it’ll wrap itself around anything.

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