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How Hard Is It to Pose Like Princess Leia? 4 Nerdy Novelists Find Out.

Nerdy novelists get nearly naked. For charity!

How Hard Is It to Pose Like Princess Leia? 4 Nerdy Novelists Find Out.

Jim Hines, and four other science fiction authors, got fed up with the sexism of so many genre book publishers and book covers. So they decided to sacrifice their dignity (and spinal health) to make a point. And they raised $5,000 for charity while they were at it!


Jim's auctioning a signed print of the graphic, also to benefit a charitable cause.

Bad news usually grabs the headlines so it can be hard to remember that we live in a world full of beauty. Here are 10 stories that made us happy this week because they feature amazing comebacks, powerful acts of giving, and one super-amazing cow.

1. Man brushing his cow to Bruno Mars is a moment of pure zen

This video is the perfect example of how man and nature can live in harmony. Thor the cow is in pure bliss as his human friend brushes him at a farm in Emmett, Idaho.

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