In “Scully Likes Science” Ryan English takes the biggest understatement one could make about Gillian Anderson’s character on The X-Files and turns it into a delightfully danceable tribute to her skeptical nature and her unwavering devotion to science. Hard, hard science.
(Via Laughing Squid.)
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