Thursday, January 13, 2022

Pondering his orb

More on the Emperor's orb, with guest appearances by Hercules and Lehi, at The Magician's Table.

3 comments:

John Goes said...

You've likely seen it, but there's an orb (palantir) reference today at Junior Ganymede: https://www.jrganymede.com/2022/01/13/drink-giveth-the-desire/

Wm Jas Tychonievich said...

I hadn’t seen it, actually, so thanks for the lead.

The original “pondering my orb” image was an illustration from a LotR RPG, showing Saruman using the palantir.

Bruce Charlton said...

I had not been aware of the (apparently famous) Pondering My Orb meme - I daresay everybody attuned to such matters is thoroughly sick of it by now, what with so many unfunny perpetuations; but I did find the original version very droll in a surreal way.

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