An Absurdly Complete Guide to Understanding Whiskey – Eater – Pocket

Everyone should have a basic understanding of whiskey — or uisce (water) in the original Irish. It is, after all, the only thing that kept the Irish from ruling the world. —- What really makes whiskey taste like whiskey? If flavor truly just came down to a simple formula of distilling ratios of grains plus […]

10 Fascinating Fictional Languages – Listverse

Some of these are interesting, but I’d like to see Dothraki aded to this list. I think that’s more appropriate than some of the ones included. —- Ten fascinating (and often fun) languages invented for the purposes of entertainment.^Ten fascinating (and often fun) languages invented for the purposes of entertainment.^Frequently throughout the…

10 Weirdest Science Fiction Novels That You’ve Never Read

I can’t honestly say I’ve read any of these. Not that I recall, and I’m pretty sure I’d recall if I had. —- Science fiction is great when it’s weird. Really bizarre science fiction takes you on a wild ride, blowing past genre conventions and depositing you someplace miles from where you started. But where…

Loving Vincent — New Teaser Trailer

I cannot even begin to express how excited I am to see this. I was lucky enough to see the VanGoh exhibit at LACMA when I was working in LA, and it was amazing. I still have a print I bought that day hanging in a place of pride in my living room. To see […]