#OTD 1943, the Jews of the Warsaw Ghetto rose up to prevent their transportation to death camps. Fighting continued for a month, with the ghetto razed. The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising (via @MikeStuchbery_)

Word of the #FolkloreThursday: “uncanny” – of a landscape, person, encounter, object; unsettlingly dissonant, frightening yet familiar.
Freud’s word for this was “unheimlich”—meaning, appropriately eerily, at once both “homely” & “unhomely”.
(Edward Burra, Cherry Trees, 1962–63) (via @RobGMacfarlane)

Now that I’ve finished my Game of Thrones marathon, I can get back to other TV. What We Do In The Shadows