ree + history + wtf   9

Another Pinboard — marthawells: okayto: bregma: kevinrfree:...
"The woman injured in Liebeck v. McDonald’s Restaurants was 79 years old at the time of her injuries, and suffered third-degree burns to the pelvic region (including her thighs, buttocks, and groin), which in combination with lesser burns in the surrounding regions caused damage to an area totaling a whopping 22% of her body’s surface. These injuries that required two years of intensive medical care, including multiple skin grafts; during her hospitalization, Stella Liebeck lost around 20% of her starting body weight."
via:IFTTT  via:Tumblr_faves  history  legal  law  wtf  clipblog 
july 2017 by ree
Caresse Crosby - Wikipedia
What an amazing person to read about!
wikipedia  biography  history  usa  wtf  notes 
june 2013 by ree
lj_releases: Release #66 is now live
In case anyone was curious, it looks like Release 66 from 2010 was when LiveJournal introduced the terrifying Frank404:
livejournal  history  wtf  from twitter_favs
december 2012 by ree
Topless Robot - The 10 Most Obnoxiously Preachy Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Aventures Comic Stories
Oh snap, I remember Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Adventures #27! It was the first TMNT comic I ever read and it was extremely WTF. No, more than that. More... you're getting closer.
clipblog  tmnt  comicbook  history  weird  wtf  ecology  childhood 
april 2010 by ree
Les Miserables: the Arm Joe fighting game
"Les Miserables is popular in Japan, and computer based fighting games are also popular in Japan, so it was inevitable that one day they would meet. So 'Arm Joe' was born: a fighting game that uses characters and costumes based on the musical."
lesmiserables  france  history  classic  literature  videogame  weird  wtf  videogames 
september 2008 by ree

Copy this bookmark: