Loved this. Amanda Palmer's song "Judy Blume" is another beautiful take on the power of YA to open our worlds:
"so go on and think how you want
you will not be alone in your thoughts
well you will but you wont in a way
cause a girl thought it too in a book that the
Breakfast in bed, six days a week.
Our version of Clue[do] is Simpsons and Miss Scarlet is played by Lisa Simpson, aged 8. Make of that what you will.
I am going on a solo adventure to Turin! Anybody got any tips/recs? (long shot, I know). I speak no Italian and have not yet booked anything although I intend to go in two weeks so this is appallingly last minute, but all the more exciting for it.
@fondue with cheddar Complete with the hastag finger gesture (two fingers of each hand crossed over each other...)
@yeah-elle They are so fascinating! As asides/irony markers/statement underminers etc.
@iceberg "hashtag swag" is one of my friendship group's most commonly used phrases
My boss runs our company's social media, and frequently posts multiple lines of hashtags on a facebook status. At least now that will vaguely make sense?
That said, there is nothing funnier than a hashtag used incongruously, and this is limiting the potential for found hashtags (wild hashtags).
#hashtags #semantic saturation
@adorable-eggplant Do it!