Wednesday, 11 June 2014

Slenderman and creepypasta

An interesting piece from The Verge that lifts the lid on the collision of memes and teenagers and the possible creation of a moral panic (let's see if the Daily Mail jumps on this one).

I dunno, we just had to make do with mashing up D&D and The Diceman in my day...

'Slenderman' is the new 'devil made me do it'

Saturday, 7 June 2014

70 years on

Can think of few better illustrations of the difference that seven decades have made to Europe than this series of then and now pictures that the Huffington Post created…

More here: D-Day Landing Sites Then And Now: 11 Striking Images That Bring The Past And Present Together