Disney Princesses Wearing Pop-Culture Costumes

Isaiah Stephens drew these striking images of Disney Princesses in pop-culture costumes ostensibly for Halloween.click through for more drawings in full size to do them justice! These are really great.

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Christopher Columbus was awful

The Oatmeal delivers an on point reminder (and history lesson) that Christopher Columbus was awful in comic form, and gives us a nice alternative in Bartolome to celebrate on ColumbusBartolome Day. What fact were you most surprised about? Tell us in the comments bellow! via reddit, click through for the whole comic.

Christopher Columbus was awful (but this other guy was not) – The OatmealA note from the author: All of the information in this essay came from A People’s History of the United States, by Howard Zinn, and Lies My Teacher Told Me, by James W. Loewen, both of which uses primary sources such eyewitness accounts, journal entries, and letters from Christopher Columbus himself.

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Is this what respect feels like

We take pride in saying that geek and nerd culture is a haven for those mistreated, that we will accept you, and treat you right. Unless you’re a woman. Then the reality is not what it appears. This comic by Paige Hall reminds us that we have a hell of a ways to go. via SandrineD