In which we give thanks for you, for food, and for headlines featuring giant sea creatures
Here in the US, we're all buckling down to celebrate a super problematic holiday with good food. We'd like to focus on the things we're thankful for — you, our readers, cryptids, coffee, and the powerful voices of amazing humans who are fighting against bigotry and hatred everyday. Y'all are the best. Read more.
So, you want to dress like an unknowable, intangible creature? You've come to the right place.
We’ve all been there -- one day, all of a sudden, it seems that the closets from which we pick and choose our daily Looks have grown stale. Read more.
Comics assholes get their comeuppance and Second Life is still a thing
Welcome to your weekly Afternoon Snack!! From things to brighten your day to good comics about race to the true joy we feel in sexual harassers finally getting what they deserve, we've got lots to talk about. Read more.
Rereading my teenage self-insert "sequel" to the movie X2: X-Men United
by Alicia Kania
I set this fanfic a few months after the events of X2, and it begins with Logan returning from a motorcycle ride to find an unfamiliar pickup truck parked in front of the school. Little does he know, it belongs to the Coolest Mutant Girl Evar, and she will later judge him for enjoying beer. Read more.
Our last spooky link post in October
Halloween is tomorrow and we are VERY EXCITED but also kind of sad because that means we're almost done with our favorite time of year. Time to make the most of it! Let's get into our last October 2017 Afternoon Snack!! Read more.
A small collection of the things we saw last week.
We want to say that if you're posting #MeToo right now, we see you and we believe you and we love you. If you have a #MeToo that you would prefer not to post, we support you and we love you too. Read more.
A link round-up of gay ice skating, the passage of time, and lace fences.
As we continue our steady march through the year, and we enter the season of pumpkin spice, cobwebs, and witches' hats, we give you a tasty Afternoon Snack filled with all the good things we could find. Read more.
Two great October flavors that taste great together.
by Jeff Dill
Few sports are as uncertain as baseball, so with the postseason fast approaching, I naturally asked my wife to consult her most familiar tarot deck to see what a single card reading would say about the October outcome of her hometown favorite team, the Los Angeles Dodgers. Read more.