Sunday, October 02, 2016

Sunday Links

Vulture has published a ranked list of every Netflix Original Series. I would have ranked Making a Murderer and House of Cards much further up the list.

Making her case: In 2014, 74-year-old Isabelle Raycroft accused her husband of sexual assault. But when the trial took a bizarre turn, she lost hope for justice. So Isabelle decided to follow the lead of women in the Jian Ghomeshi and Stanford rapist cases — and go public.

5 Foreign Sayings That Just Don't Translate UK-based writer/illustrator Ella Frances Sanders brings the world's more unique idioms and adages to life with playful images in The Illustrated Book of Sayings.

 For the Love of Carol Have the Kleenex handy for this one. Thanks Bruce.

Download Francis and the Lights new album Farewell, Starlite! for free.

My Son, The Prince Of Fashion by Michael Chabon

Looking for a Lamborghini? Adam Carolla's Vintage  Collection Is For Sale

D-day landings put at risk by woman who was sick of macaroni and potatoes.

Old timber chapel in quaintly named Pett Bottom, Kent needs work but has loads of charm.

For decades, rumours circulated in Russia that Joseph Stalin had a “twin” who replaced him during certain situations. The rumours turned out to be true.

Brazilian businessman Zero Freitas owns over six million records, a collection which he intends to catalogue for public use and transform into a vast listenable archive. Here's an interview with him. Thanks Bruce!

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