In case you would like some help dry-heaving today: 4 tons of slime eels spilled on an Oregon Coast highway. (The auto-play video is worth watching.) [HT Suzanne]
The Atlantic on the strange job of interpreting for US Presidents.
This was great, on Twitter - someone accidentally read Harry Potter fan-fiction and didn't realize it.
How well can you hand-draw all 50 states from memory? Using a laptop track pad, here's how I did - not super, with some pretty embarrassing mistakes, but not too bad, either (I like to think, anyway).
UGH websites moving to video instead of text. Count me in with the people who click on a link thinking it's an article, see it's a video instead, and click right the heck away from there.
Tourists behaving badly in Iceland! The people who locked their luggage in a porta-potty...that's just so weird.