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Son of Groucho

Son of Groucho

Scottish people mechanic and photography fanatic.
GlaxoSmithKline Releases New Drug To Treat People Who Just Feel Sort Of Weird Sometimes | The Onion - America's Finest News Source - http://www.theonion.com/article...
GlaxoSmithKline Releases New Drug To Treat People Who Just Feel Sort Of Weird Sometimes | The Onion - America's Finest News Source
"LONDON—In an effort to alleviate the vague, passing sensation of restlessness and unease that inexplicably afflicts thousands of people each day, pharmaceutical manufacturer GlaxoSmithKline released a new drug Wednesday specially formulated to treat the symptoms of individuals who just feel sort of weird sometimes. “This new medication will offer millions of people relief from feeling kind of ‘off’ for a reason they can’t quite explain,” GSK chief executive Andrew Witty said of the new drug, Placidex, which reportedly provides relief to individuals who every so often wake up with a sense of being a little out of it, a common malady that, according to pharmacologists, can last anywhere from just a few minutes to an entire afternoon. “One daily tablet will help alleviate the uncomfortable feeling people sometimes get when everything seems just a little bit out of sync. You know, when you’re not quite tired, exactly, but you definitely don’t feel 100 percent alert, and everything’s just... more... - Son of Groucho from Bookmarklet
Andy Puddicombe: All it takes is 10 mindful minutes | Talk Video | TED.com - https://www.ted.com/talks...
The History of the English Language, Animated | Brain Pickings - http://www.brainpickings.org/index...
The History of the English Language, Animated | Brain Pickings
"The history of language, that peculiar human faculty that Darwin believed was half art and half instinct, is intricately intertwined with the evolution of our species, our capacity for invention, our understanding of human biology, and even the progress of our gender politics. From the fine folks at Open University — who previously gave us these delightful 60-second animated syntheses of the world’s major religions, philosophy’s greatest thought experiments, and the major creative movements in design — comes this infinitely entertaining and illuminating animated history of the English language in 10 minutes:" - Son of Groucho from Bookmarklet
The Making of Edge of Empire - the Eagle's Eye 3D Film - YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/watch...
Edge of Empire - The Eagle's Eye 3D Film Trailer - YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/watch...
I hate Mondays! :(
‘Anatomy of Songs’, A Comic Demonstrating the Basic Elements of Several Musical Genres - http://laughingsquid.com/anatomy...
‘Anatomy of Songs’, A Comic Demonstrating the Basic Elements of Several Musical Genres
"“Anatomy of Songs” is a comic by “Wrong Hands” cartoonist John Atkinson that breaks down the musical genres of the indie rock, country, blues, pop, and classic rock into their most basic elements. image via Wrong Hands" - Son of Groucho from Bookmarklet
Fwd: Eurozine - Do not trust economists! - Lukasz Pawlowski, Tomás Sedlácek, Marcin Serafin - http://www.eurozine.com/article... (via http://friendfeed.com/maitani...)
Fwd: Eurozine - Do not trust economists! - Lukasz Pawlowski, Tomás Sedlácek, Marcin Serafin - http://www.eurozine.com/articles/2014-08-01-sedlacek-en.html (via http://ff.im/1jPJv2)
From Maitani. - Son of Groucho
The Sunni-Shia Divide - YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/watch...
Worth watching. - Son of Groucho from Bookmarklet
I found it enlightening. - Eivind
26 of our most popular photography cheat sheets | Digital Camera World - http://www.digitalcameraworld.com/2014...
26 of our most popular photography cheat sheets | Digital Camera World
26 of our most popular photography cheat sheets | Digital Camera World
"Many of you have browsed and shared our growing number of photography cheat sheets, and some of you have even gotten in touch to let us know how much you enjoy them. However, as items drop off the main page on a blog, they can be difficult to find later. To help save you time searching and gain time shooting, we’ve collated 26 of our most popular photography cheat sheets in one place. Here! Below you’ll find a summary and thumbnail of each. Simply click the links to drag and drop the larger version of each photography cheat sheet to your desktop." - Son of Groucho from Bookmarklet
Thanks for posting! - Steve C Team Marina
Watch a cocoa farmer try chocolate for the first time - Boing Boing - http://boingboing.net/2014...
"N'Da Alphonse grows cocoa in Ivory Coast. He harvests the pods, removes the pulp-covered beans, and dries them before selling them to brokers. He'd never seen or tasted the food made from his beans, until a Dutch TV show brought him a sample, as part of a story on class divisions and the global food trade" - Son of Groucho from Bookmarklet
Eyewitnesses Explain The Crimes Of North Korea - YouTube - https://www.youtube.com/watch...
I had no idea these camps existed. - Son of Groucho from Bookmarklet
Yeah, it's pretty bad. There are a couple of different eye-witness stories in "Nothing to Envy: Ordinary Lives in North Korea" (https://www.goodreads.com/book...) which contains stories from interviews with several different citizens who have left. Even they acknowledge that it is difficult to account for anything in the country they didn't see personally. - Jennifer Dittrich
We all really do take our freedom for granted, don't you think? - Son of Groucho
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