Happy Best Friday Ever! That’s because it’s the Friday because a federally mandated three day weekend! Hurray! And for those of you who don’t have this Monday off, then...sorry for rubbing salt in that wound. Here are some things to make you feel better?
Book Related Things
The New York Times has a long but fascinating look at the world of paid book reviews. Fascinating and horrifying. Be wary of Amazon (and other) online reviews.
Speaking of Amazon reviews, The Hairpin this week shared this story about negative reviews and online bullying. Yikes!
Awesome sci-fi author Ursula K. Le Guin has written a great opinion piece on libraries and ebooks and how the publishers work to limit library patrons’ access to them.
And if you love beautiful things, check of these book sculptures made from classic children’s books.
TV Related Things
More information about Joss Whedon’s new television show...and it’s going to be about S.H.I.E.LD.
And on the topic of shows that are in the works, it has been confirmed that BBC will be making a television show based set in Terry Pratchett’s Discworld universe.
Mindy Kaling’s new show, The Mindy Project, is here and you can watch the pilot!
Because I’m sure you were thinking today “I’d like to put on a Buzz Lightyear inspired outfound today”, here are some Disney character inspired fashions.
And my personal favorite thing I saw on the internet this week: Shakespeare Cats.
What is your favorite thing you saw this week? Share it with us below in the comments! And enjoy the long weekend!