Patti LaBelle is a national treasure. Truly, if you’re looking for the ultimate queen of shade, start with Patti. She’ll give you life during these cold, cold days. As will today’s links. Maybe.
Believe it or not, E.E. Cummings is the artist behind this adorable piglet. [BrainPickings]
In today’s daily dose of troublesome gender stereotypes, we’ve got this gem. [Refinery29]
Bill Cosby is coming back to NBC! [A.V. Club]
Bill Nye is heading to the Creation Museum to do battle against some loony creationists. [BlackBook]