29 01, 2013

In a series of flashbacks, Connor is mentored by Juan Ram

January 29th, 2013|On the Farm|

Names appear especially hard to get right, even European ones, which is all the stranger as most American naming conventions haven't ventured far from their origin. This is why we see female Russians with masculine surnames and patronymics used as names or surnames, or why most French characters in comedic works tend to have a [...]

19 01, 2013

He wins the gameshow by over 100 points

January 19th, 2013|On the Farm|

Averted again in "Applesauce" where an apple falls on a toad the word "dead" is used twice. The toad was okay, though. No Cartoon Fish: Fish are essentially the only animals that don't talk, or at least show some level of sapience. One episode even had a talking moth. Probably a good thing, as two [...]

14 01, 2013

Hypocritical Humor: Occurs fairly often

January 14th, 2013|On the Farm|

The BBC eventually proved that English naval engineering's planking system would not have produced an Ark strong enough to support its own weight. By contrast, the Answers in Genesis video Noah's Ark: Thinking Outside the Box demonstrated that Sumerian planking was more labor intensive; and involved more complex steps that yielded much tighter vessels. English [...]