WKND COMMENT: Suggestions for Yale Facebook pages
Recently, I’ve noticed an absolute deluge of Yale-related Facebook pages cropping up all over my newsfeed, mentioning my friends or suggesting I ‘like’ them. Some, like Yale Insults and Yale Back-Handed Compliments, are entertaining in a schadenfreude-y, “make you feel like a terrible person for laughing” way. Yale Compliments and Yale PostSecret are nauseatingly sweet »
‘Pirates of the Caribbean 5’? Not quite.
In Gilbert and Sullivan’s famous comic opera “The Pirates of Penzance,” the titular band of scallywags have all of the comedic bumbling but none of the actual cutthroat savvy of today’s beloved pirate archetype, Captain Jack Sparrow. In one scene, they attempt to woo the daughters of the Major General Stanley (Austin Kase ’11) with »