So, The Suicide Squad was fucking delightful, in case you hadn’t heard yet. Hilarious, bloody, action-packed, extremely James Gunn, zero complaints, 10/10, would watch again.
I loved Harley’s little escape scene. The graphic elements really put a different spin on the glitter- and paint-guns scene in Birds of Prey and I kinda loved that.
Oh, and the visuals in The Suicide Squad – goddamn stunning. Man, I haven’t sat through such a beautiful movie in awhile.
Hey, remember that “pollen is worse because all urban trees are male” thing that was going around for awhile? Turns out it was bullshit.
Relevant Twitter Threads
🧵 Dr. Sarah Traber: “Hi! Crop scientist here. This “male trees are a capitalist scam” idea worked its way to TikTok from a hustler named [Thomas] Ogren.” Click here to read the thread.
🧵 Dr. Sarah Traber: “YES, thank you. Whatever this guy’s deal is he’s really good at laundering his bullshit as credible.” Click here to read the thread.
Cool. Cool cool cool.
Please get your shots and wear your masks, it’s the only way we’re gonna stop this stupid thing.
I love how Fox News and the GOP are suddenly all, “Oh shit, if our whole base dies of the ‘rona we won’t get to grift ’em for more money and power, we better tell these idgits to get vaccinated.”
I am shocked to discover Pence even had a heart to start with.