Yes, it’s Wednesday, and yes, these roundups usually come on a Friday, but since it’s the last day of class before winter break starts and everyone is leaving… let’s just go ahead and have a roundup, okay?
Fairy Tale Fashion, the latest exhibit at FIT NYC : “The importance of Cinderella’s glass slippers is widely known, for example, yet these shoes represent only a fraction of the many references to clothing in fairy tales.”
The trailer for Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them : LUMOS MAXIMA.
Vulture releases its annual “Best of Culture” Lists for 2015 : Books, movies, songs, podcasts, theater, concerts, and more.
Data visualizations of your life : It starts off funny and ends deeps. Something to think about when it’s resolutions time, no?
Abigail Fisher deserves an ‘F’ for her race-baiting Supreme Court case aimed at boosting subpar white students : Tell us how you really feel, Slate. But really, there is no other way to put this case: “[It’s] a nuisance suit, it’s poorly argued, it’s disingenuous, it’s been heard before and, to make everything even more bizarre, the plaintiff’s claim to injury is demonstrably untrue.”
A Jar Jar Binks Theory That Will Blow Your Mind : Nothing like a conspiracy theory to get you excited for the newest episode of Star Wars! Emily Goss, the OWHL’s Children’s Librarian, sent me this last week and my brain has hurt ever since.