Hey, just wanted to let you know that the situation in Instanbul in very tense, people have died in altercations with the police and none of the major news outlets are covering this.
It’s almost Turkey Day in the US, so let’s share your best turkey cooking recipes. Whether it’s brining or voodoo or deep frying, what’s your secret to making the perfect Thanksgiving bird?
Well, technically these figures aren’t pinned directly to the movie Dünyayı Kurtaran Adam, commonly known as “Turkish Star Wars”, but these “Stars War Uzay” action figures came out around the same time and are as wholly ripped off from Star Wars as Dünyayı Kurtaran Adam was. So… they might as well be.
I’d jump those pawns.
At the European Women’s Chess Tournament in Turkey, women players were told they had to make sure their cleavage was fully covered or else. Why? Not because they might distract their male opponents— this was an all female chess tournament, probably comprised of mostly straight women— but because officials didn’t want people watching to make rude comments.
Droughts are normally seen as bad things, but in this case, it’s turned out to be archaeological gold as it’s revealed the existence of a 1600 year old port city next to Lake Kucukcekmece in Turkey.