Weekly Web Harvest for 2019-05-12
- Welcome to Our Baby’s Personal Brand Reveal Party – McSweeney’s Internet Tendency
There’s just no telling what type of media will end up being the best way for our gift from heaven to spread their message of positivity, love, and corporate synergy.
- Academe’s Extinction Event: Failure, Whiskey, and Professional Collapse at the MLA – The Chronicle of Higher Education
All I could think was how strange it was that this was the endpoint of falling in love with, and dedicating your life to, poems about people striding through the Alps and glimpsing sublimity: you wound up in a hotel room far below the ground, where the air was awful and people talked at you in a weird, creepy language — a language that had somehow attached itself to poetry the way the titular creature clings to John Hurt’s face in Alien and won’t let go.
- Super Punch: Interactive exercise mirror and more augmented realities