Booster shots

Andy Slavitt has a thread on COVID-19 booster shots in the US.

Andy Slavitt has a thread on COVID-19 booster shots in the US.

🧵 Read the thread starting here.

Wash, people.

With soap and water, head to toe.

I don’t understand why all these Hollywood people are suddenly proud of being gross. Wash your stinky ass every day, people.

🔗 cele|bitchy: Jake Gyllenhaal: ‘More and more I find bathing to be less necessary, at times’

“More and more I find bathing to be less necessary, at times. […] But I do also think that there’s a whole world of not bathing that is also really helpful for skin maintenance, and we naturally clean ourselves.”

– Jake Gyllenhaal

Re: Atlantic Meridional Overturning Circulation

The Gulf Stream is showing signs of collapse.

This is very, very, extremely bad. I can’t even explain how bad this is because the results of the Gulf Stream collapsing would be so catastrophic that scientists can’t predict what would happen, beyond saying “Whatever you do, don’t let this happen.”

🔗 The Guardian: Climate crisis: Scientists spot warning signs of Gulf Stream collapse

Climate scientists have detected warning signs of the collapse of the Gulf Stream, one of the planet’s main potential tipping points.

The research found “an almost complete loss of stability over the last century” of the currents that researchers call the Atlantic meridional overturning circulation (AMOC). The currents are already at their slowest point in at least 1,600 years, but the new analysis shows they may be nearing a shutdown.

We’re getting a Venture Bros movie!

Venture Bros film! Eeeeeee! 🎉🎉🎉

🔗 Gizmodo: Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Metalocalypse, and The Venture Bros. Are All Getting New Movies

Some of your favorite weird, unforgettable animated shows are coming back in a major way. Adult Swim just announced it’s producing feature length films based on Aqua Teen Hunger Force, Metalocalypse and The Venture Bros.

I’m so tickled to hear this. I was super bummed when it was canceled.