The Ricardo Montalban Effect


by meanlouise April 19, 2013 academia

As I hurtle towards the inevitable end of the semester, it’s a good time to polish up some of the drafts that have been piling up. Instant content, just add coffee. Yes. Well. In my Anthropological Research Design seminar this semester we’ve been, um, designing research. Specifically, ethnographic research. (As a biological anthropologist, this is […]

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That disturbance in the Force Martha Stewart feels every day is just me waking up

by meanlouise March 9, 2013 food and drink

[embedded image: post-smoothie cleanup operation] This morning I decided to make a green tea fruit smoothie because I had a large quantity of frozen fruit. This is not rocket surgery. You put fruit, green tea, honey and lime juice in a blender. Then you paint the ceiling with the smoothie when you accidentally turn the […]

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A world where apes evolved from men

by meanlouise February 23, 2007 monkeys (also: apes)

“Chimps make spears to catch dinner – Wooden weapons are a first in animal kingdom.” They’re coming for us next. As soon as they meet Ricardo Montalban and teach their friends to talk, we’re totally screwed.

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