Afternoon Snack

Happy Harvest Moon, everybody! September is in full swing and we’re barreling headlong into fall. Here are some links and articles to keep you company as you watch the leaves (start thinking about) changing color.

 


 

WHO SAYS YOU CAN’T TRAIN A CAT?? PEOPLE WHO DON’T KNOW SHIT ABOUT CATS!

 


 

Hauntwell is a cool, witchy brand with sigil-based apparel run by friend-of-the-coven Jenny Gacy. The Hauntwell fall/winter 2016 lookbook is out, and we encourage y’all to take a look and scoop up all of your autumnal crone couture ASAP!

 

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Photo via Hauntwell fall/winter 2016 lookbook

 


 

Some major comics news — Jennifer Walters (formerly She-Hulk) will be the new Hulk going forward, and Mariko Tamaki of Skim and The One Summer will be the writer on her new series.

 


 

As many of you may have heard, for-profit college scam ITT Tech is closing its doors! Unfortunately, current students’ educational futures are anything but secure. Wishing the best for all these folks going forward.

 


 

Do you ever watch a horror movie and think, “how could these people not know they were going to literally get haunted to death?” Apparently people irl are just as bad at being genre-savvy as the people who buy all those haunted houses in horror movie.

 


 

omg Ivanka just stahp

 


 

That’s all we’ve got this week! Drop us a line in the comments with whatever you’ve been reading and watching this week!

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Xenomorph from the 1979 film Alien
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Finding My Monsters

My fascination began with the 1979 film Alien. I was six when my parents let me watch it with them one night. The idea of an alien monster, called the Xenomorph in the movie, lurking in the vents of a spaceship was terrifying and invigorating. I wanted to know the Xenomorph’s motives. Why was the crew scared of it? Rewatching the movie as a pre-teen filled in the blanks. The crew feared the unknown, and this alien monster, for me, represented the misunderstood. I associated this monster with how I saw my body: strange, grotesque, and unnatural. It took me until my thirties to confront and reclaim my monsters.

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Afternoon Snack

If you’re still sleepy from the long weekend, we hope this sampling of links will perk you up, with no side effects! Our favorite discovery

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Roadtrip Snacks!

It’s a big national holiday in the US this week, and whether you’re driving across the state, across the street, or simply taking a mental vacation, we’ve got a little treat for you.

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