Things We Saw Today: Rare Map of Middle-Earth With Tolkien’s Annotations
An annotated map of Middle-earth was recently found with Tolkien and illustrator Pauline Baynes’ notes, revealing influences and inspirations for the land. It’s on display right now and listed for £60,000! (via The Guardian)
- There’s going to be a live action Dora The Explorer, what do you think about it? *pauses and stares at you for 10 seconds* Me too! (via Deadline)
- It doesn’t matter as long as you like it, but if you’re worried your costume is too cliché see what the most popular Halloween costume in your area is with Google’s FrightGeist.
- Remember that jerk who hiked the price of a drug to $750? Well, a drug company is offering an alternative version that’s only $1 a dose. (via Yahoo)
- Kindness & Co aims to create a “movement of kindness” by starting a train of random acts. That’s a movement we can get behind! (via email tip)
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