At this point, the comparisions are to 2008 or 1931 – not a good sign
worst week since 2008
worst December since 1931
That was also Louisiana’s favorite, so I was thinking maybe it’s a swamp thing – until I looked over at California. The full list by state shoes some other odd choices: West Virginia’s favorite is The Ref; Utah chose While You Were Sleeping.
Now, mind you, the headline is an incorrect interpretation of the map. It does not show the Christmas movie the state loved the most. It shows the movie the state loved disproportionately to the other states. “We partnered up with our friends at Mindnet Analytics and used Google Trends data to determine which Christmas movie each state was most obsessed with relative to other states.” In other words, 3% of Californians may have picked Batman Returns, compared to a nationwide average of 1%. Since (in that theoretical example) it was triple the national average, that would be the one listed under California if the state’s other choices were close to the national averages.
Rule #1: you do not talk about Vanderpump
This is dated in early November, so I must have missed this when it first appeared.
Julie Delpy in La passion Béatrice (1987), one of the best nude scenes of all time.
Eddie, a sea otter at the Oregon Zoo, died this morning, as reported by the Oregonian. He was 20, a remarkably old age for otters, which usually live to be around 15. His main pastimes were dunking a little ball into a hoop, and blowing himself.
Really, those would be every human male’s main pastimes if we were flexible enough and could jump that high.