Tag: today years old meme
Greece, Turkey, and ‘Earthquake Diplomacy’
Is Paprika ‘Just Dried Bell Pepper’?
‘Picasso Died in 1973, Surprising the Internet Every Year’
‘Students Today Depend on Paper Too Much, Don’t Know How to Write on a Slate’ 1815 Quote
Is Lucy Liu an Acclaimed Artist Known for Her Lesbian Paintings Under the Pseudonym Yu Ling?
Did ‘Upper Case’ and ‘Lower Case’ Originally Refer to Where Printers Kept Their Letters?
Is Doc from ‘Fraggle Rock’ Also Doc from ‘Boondock Saints’?
‘Doing it Wrong’ Glade Air Freshener Meme
On June 29 2019, the Facebook page “Be My Guest” shared a meme about the purportedly widespread, incorrect use of Glade brand air fresheners (archived here): https://www.facebook.com/BeMyGuesttv/photos/a.1549647135150678/2213520595429992/?type=3&theater Under text reading “I’ve been doing it wrong all my life,” two Glade air fresheners were displayed. On the left, with a red X, was what is likely […]
Did Rod Serling’s ‘Twilight Zone’ Use Sci-Fi to Push Politics Past Network Censors?
The beginning of April 2019 also marked the premiere of the third television iteration of The Twilight Zone. This time, Rod Serling’s mid-century television classic series was rebooted with producer Jordan Peele at the helm. On the day the first two episodes were released — “Nightmare at 30,000 Feet,” a remake of the classic William Shatner episode, […]