Slate.com: The Snarky, Clever Comments Hidden in the "Acknowledgments" of Academic Papers. A few days later, this article appeared in The Times, hardly edited at all. Hrm.
Twitter picture: Just wrapped the other half's Xmas present. I should have kept it in the box. May be NSFW?
Fungal Christmas tree. Yeah, I should have posted this link about a month ago.
Short story: The Racist Tree by Alexander Blechman.
BBC News: Amiir and Family: Somalis in Norway. Rather moving webcomic in the style of Persepolis and Maus.
The Dwarf Bride by Sammy Montoya. Awesome 8 page comic with queer theme.
Random Tumblr stuff:
Real bear with a teddy bear.
Fifty Shades of Grey as read aloud by a Kindle.
Books I Like by Katie Viggers. Children's picture books reviewed.