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Autumn Has Landed

As if the leaves turning colour, the ripe brambles in the hedgerows and the ‘Back To School’ adverts weren’t enough of a clue, it’s there on the calendar: Autumn is upon us! 287 more words

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Weekly Viral Vaccine 01-09

Happy Monday – have a gander at these oddities from the net over the past week:

1) Divorce selfies are now a ‘thing’, apparently…

We can now add that to the list of other bizarre selfie ‘trends’ (including but not limited to: death-defying selfies, Altar selfies and Funeral selfies): 147 more words

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Social Bites: Facebook Updates

Will Facebook’s new call-to-action buttons change the future of online shopping?

Over the last few years Facebook has become more and more business focused; with younger users shifting to other platforms (Twitter and Instagram) to interact with their peers and in their place brands now taking a more dominant presence. 643 more words

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Subtext and subversion: Part Two

Carrying on from the previous post, below is a detailed, episode-by-episode rundown (with pictures!) of Ragnar and Athelstan’s relationship.

I present this not as a “This is why my slash ship is canon” manifesto, but instead as an illustration of the relationship itself, so folks can understand why I’m so giddy about it. 4,792 more words

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Subtext and subversion: Vikings edition

Long time, no post!

Life’s been chaotic in recent months (no need to bore you with details), and to keep from melting down, I’ve spent a fair amount of my (limited) free time escaping into my usual happy places of pop culture and fandom. 873 more words

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