Morning Cup of Links: If Fonts Were People

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July 31 and August 1, Profiles in History will be auctioning off a ton of Hollywood props, costumes, one-sheets, and more. Items come from Star Wars, Blade Runner, Austin Powers, and Back to the Future, just for starters.
After a ScienceBlogger posted that Volcanoes are Evil, he was challenged to write good things about them. He responded with an expanded list of volcanic evils.
If fonts were people, what would they be like? They'd be pretty funny!
Shipping your luggage is now cheaper than taking it with you on an airline. Eventually, it will be cheaper to buy everything at your destination, then discard it.
Facebook is trying to bring some order to the chaos with a new design. It should make the site more like what it's supposed to be.
Have you ever wondered how Lego bricks are made? Gizmodo takes a tour of the factory in three videos.
A hermit's 15,000 page work of beauty. Perhaps the most prolific artist of our time, Henry Darger's strange genius wasn't discovered until after his death.

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July 22, 2008 - 10:17pm
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