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Sunday, August 24, 2008

Comparative Deaths in Television and Film

Erich sent me this, and it's hysterical. Actually, there are a number of people who have noticed this. I'm just the one who has a theory linking this to crime and mortality stats, sexual images, and Obama's chances of winning in November...

Hi Steve,

Apparently, you're not the only person who's noticed this stuff.
But I think even you will have to gape in amazement at how ...
*systematically* this Web page has categorized it:



Shady_Grady said...

Amazing. I just ran across this site not 2 days ago.

It is incredibly comprehensive and a lot of fun. I like the Badass Creed section.

Mark Jones said...

Yeah, I've spent a lot of time at that website. Following the links as the descriptive page titles arouse your interest can keep you occupied for quite a while.

Nancy Lebovitz said...

So what's his name in Galaxy Quest didn't improve his odds all that much by becoming comic relief?

Lynn Gazis-Sax said...

Cool site. It just gave me an idea on how to turn That Poor Cat into Chekov's Cat.

Somewhere out there, there's a Red Shirt survival page which calculates what factors most raise your survival rate if you're unlucky enough to start out as a Red Shirt.

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