Each year since 2011 Hitchhiker fans and Douglas Adams fanatics vote to democratically decide on a representative for Earth as the Intergalactic Towel Day Ambassador. Contestants are asked to make a two minute YouTube video, explaining why they would be right for the job.
Just in time for the 42nd anniversary of the novel, a new edition of Douglas Adams Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy is due to be released on April 29th, 2021.
Join us for a day of not going to the gym, in honor of the late great Douglas Adams
Galactic Hitchhikers reached out to Kevin about the news of the upcoming book’s smashing 400% funding. He immediately responded, “Freeeeooowwwww!” and told us he’d get back to us in a half an hour.
Unseen Douglas Adams archives, including content from sixty-seven boxes full of notebooks, letters, scripts, working notes speeches, to-do lists and poems loaned by his family to his old Cambridge college, St John’s
Towel Day is an annual celebration on the 25th of May, as a tribute to the late author Douglas Adams (1952-2001). On that day, fans around the universe carry a towel in his honor.
Just two more days to vote! Help us find the best of the worst!
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The entries are all in, the stakes are high, and the competition is tough. Time to vote! Who is tasteless enough, who has a complete and utter lack of style and grace? Who will it be to claim the title of the The Worst Dressed Sentient Being in the Known Universe Contest? You decide!
With the first entry the contest has gone to the dogs. Well, at least one of them anyways.