Whenever the culprit’s, or culprits’, name comes out, DO NOT repeat it when you write about the bombing. These sickos want attention. Do not give it to them. Refer to
himthem as “the bomber,” “the culprit,” etc., but do not refer to himthem by histheir name.
Get the word out.
For once, I agree.
Many of you have likely heard about the bombing at the Boston Marathon today. I’ve created this downloadable wallpaper to raise money to benefit the victims. All money raised will be evenly distributed between Boston Children’s Hospital and Red Cross of Boston. You can donate here.
Please spread the word, not only for this one, but for all charitable endeavors, including blood donation. The people of Boston need our help. Let’s give it to them.
Rachel Edidin, editor of Dark Horse Comics staged a revolution to try and usurp the so-called “idiot nerd girl” meme. I find this delightful.
I love the Comic Book store thing. I always feel really weird going into the local one. They always stare at me like I’m a unicorn. And then when I have something specific I want, they are like what?
DIY Miniature Hobbiton Garden Tutorial from Craft Tuts here. I just saw this featured on DIY with no source and so I had to post this. This is another amazing tutorial (rated easy) that’s incredibly detailed, beautifully photographed with easy to follow directions. It includes all the steps to put together this mini garden including detailed instructions on soil, moss and plants. There are additional tutorials for:
- Bilbo’s House made out of clay (with template)
- Bilbo’s Chimney made out of clay
- Mini Toadstools
- Clothesline with Little Hobbit Clothes made out of Washi tape