Search Results for: ghosts

Checking in with the UK’s ghosts

It’s been ages since we last checked in with the UK’s ghosts (approximately two and a half years, actually, which in blog years is the equivalent of a century), so it feels high time to return to one of our … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Stuff, Uncategorized | Tagged , , | 7 Comments

Doctor Who S09E03: Lake Effect Ghosts

Today’s setting is an underwater base located in a flooded military town somewhere in Scotland. A team is investigating a spaceship that they found underwater and which seems to be empty and pointless. While the Captain, Moran, tries to decipher some weird … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , | 4 Comments

10 Ghosts of Christmas Commercials Past

Look, if I’m really being honest with myself, the thing that I look forward to most about the holiday season is binge-watching old Christmas commercials on YouTube. That’s probably because, for people of a certain age, these friendly, familiar spots returned … Continue reading

Posted in TV | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 30 Comments

One Weird Trick to Discover if You Have a Soul

Have you ever wondered, “Am I evil? Or perhaps dead? Could I be a listless, gossamer ghost floating in the same space for centuries, attached to nothing but what has long vanished from this earth?” Me too! #metooghost I’m glad … Continue reading

Posted in Cute, Fun Stuff, Links, Videos | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Unnecessary Movie Review: The Changeling (1980)

In which I finally watch a DVD I’ve owned for years, long after doing so could have any meaning.  Why Did I Buy It? Years ago, I saw it on a list of “scariest movies ever” in a book or … Continue reading

Posted in Movies | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Tuesday TV Talk

Much of the recent Star Wars news involves people bitching about the English language, but I thought I’d give a special shout out to Disney XD’s spinoff, Star Wars Rebels.  Now in its 3rd season, it’s been quite enjoyable, especially … Continue reading

Posted in Chat, TV, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 24 Comments

So, How Was Your Day?/Tourism For Weirdos, NYC: Hamilton Edition

Instead of telling you about my day, which was boring but fine, I’m going to tell you about my vacation, which was obviously a lot more interesting (still tell me about your day in the comments!). I went to NYC … Continue reading

Posted in Chat, Uncategorized | Tagged , | 46 Comments

So, How Was Your Day?

Mine was very tiring. Work was super busy and I had laundry and cleaning to do when I got home, but then I got to relax and read a just-released book I’ve been looking forward to (Lost Among The Living … Continue reading

Posted in Chat, Uncategorized | Tagged | 13 Comments

Happy Cloud!

Remember wayyyyy back forever ago FRQ posted this fantastic video of a cloud sculpture for us to enjoy? I even commented that I wanted that in my life! Well the ghosts of this website must have granted my wish, because the cloud sculpture … Continue reading

Posted in Fun Stuff, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | 8 Comments

Neat Collage of ’80s Stuff Set to A Flock of Seagulls

Probably my favorite things to do on Youtube involve either listening to music or browsing through the Nutrasweetened cultural detritus of bygone eras. So this compilation of ’80s video imagery set to the seductively dark New Wave classic “I Ran (So Far Away)” is really … Continue reading

Posted in Videos | Tagged , , , , , , | 5 Comments