Johnny Vegas directs much of the second tier of British comedy, including Stewart Lee, Ross Noble and Kevin Eldon in this video for Billy Bragg’s ‘Handyman Blues’. Quiet, economical, and very funny, although some of the comments miss the point (which, of course, never happens). Use this link if the embed above doesn’t work.
On the Public Domain Review, a lovely breakdown of how Sir Arthur Conan Doyle got into the whole fairies thing.
HereIsToday.com – a site that shows where today stands in relation to all of time.
Some lovely images from the film ‘Mars Et Avril’, which I’m quite looking forward to watching.
Artist Ekaterina Panikanova creates beautiful paintings over large spread of open books.
Sarah Woolley writes about myths about hymens and virginity.
I haven’t seen Man of Steel yet, but when Mark Waid talks about it, I listen.
And finally, the always-excellent Ruchir Joshi wrote this beautiful article called ‘The War at Home’.