Morning Cup of Links: Understanding Suicide

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The dumbest injuries in sports. First, the injury hurts. Then it hurts again every time you have to explain how it happened.
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The Urge to End It All. A shocking number of suicide attempts are spur-of-the-moment decisions.
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Salon interviews Christian Lander, the creator of the blog Stuff White People Like, about evil corporations, David Sedaris, and his new book.
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A new ad recreates the set of The Shining in a long eye-popping tracking shot to promote The Stanley Kubrick Season. And they did it well.
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The Migration History of Humans: DNA Study Traces Human Origins Across the Continents. Our .01% of human DNA that differs from each other tells the story.
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Eight Patron Saints You May or May Not Need. There's even one for your coffee brewer!
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Jazz up your lemonade with five new recipes. I'll take the Ginger Zinger, thank you.
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TIME names the most obnoxious tourists in the world. Americans did not win the competition this time.
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15 Reasons Mister Rogers Was the Best Neighbor Ever. And the most popular blog post ever on mental_floss.

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July 7, 2008 - 10:17pm
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