Archive for July 17th, 2005

Something to do on a boring Sunday afternoon

Jul 17, 2005 in Linkage

Although it’s best known for gory photos and other tasteless stomach-churning content,’s Library is a fascinating repository of pop culture and weird history. Read about the history of professional wrestling, a tally of deaths at Disneyland, the curious celebrity of Emperor Norton, a San Franciso resident who declared himself emperor of America in the 1800’s, a brief overview of American Francophobia, and a history of controversial moments in classic American animation, among other things.