In light of the College Board’s recent changes to the SAT, some humorous alternative vocabulary questions: http://nyr.kr/RpVqeO
Directions: Match the
italicizedslanty word or phrase with its meaning.
1. Mike, like, likes Emily, but not like that. The best meaning of “like” is:
a) you know
c) similar to
d) derives pleasure from
Photograph by Thomas Barwick.
when it’s finally 70 degrees and sunny
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Click here to watch Jon Stewart discuss CNN’s never-ending Flight 370 coverage of on last night’s Daily Show.
We had so much fun with our Figure Hating game, we thought we should make them more real. Got your own idea for a bad action figure? Send us your drawings and altered images through the “play this game” button on our Tumblr page!
If we like what you make, it might get featured on the show!
G.I.Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat courtesy of Kevin Shinick, Clarence Thomas the Tank Engine courtesy of Seth Green! Watch the game here for more ideas.
Technicolor raincoat is killing me
In this week’s issue of the magazine, Nicholas Thompson writes about his friendship with Stalin’s daughter Svetlana Alliluyeva: http://nyr.kr/NK5FYC
Watch a short video about Alliluyeva and the incredible letters that she wrote: http://nyr.kr/1jxi3pq
In light of news that the Golden Gate transportation district may approve a barrier on the famous San Francisco bridge, Tad Friend looks at the landmark’s somber history: http://nyr.kr/1gxBSye
Read his 2003 piece on why so many commit suicide there: http://nyr.kr/1lpOGd0
Photograph by George Rose/Getty.