A Judas goat leading lambs to the slaughter, via WikiCommons

Judas Goats and Election 2014


WC’s rule of thumb for elections is that if multi-billionaires back a candidate, that candidate isn’t likely to represent WC’s interests in Congress. No, that candidate is more likely to be a Judas Goat, leading the poor dumb voters to the economic slaughterhouse. Judas goats have fallen out of fashion, but are still used in…

Randall Munroe's Live-Sketched Report on Philae's Landing - Final Panel

The Live-Sketched Philae Landing


The wholly remarkable Randall Munroe, creator of XKCD, created his own “live-streamed” version of Philae’s landing on Comet 67P. There are 146 sketches, some silly, some very funny and some quite moving. Munroe keeps setting new benchmarks for what can be done in a web comic. Spolier ahead: Congratulations to the European Space Agency’s on…