Morning Cup of Links: Can vegans eat honey?

filed under:
Image credit: 

A librarian gives a calm and thoughtful response to a complaint about a children's book. In the process, he explains the underlying philosophy of our free and open library system.
*
Homeland Security looks for suspicious characters at Comic Con 2008. I bet they find some.
*
Electing a US President in Plain English. A straightforward video that explains the electoral college system.
*
How Beliefs and Values Influence What Tastes Good. The taste of meat means power, and the taste of Pepsi means you've seen too many ads.
*
Vegans can't decide whether they are allowed to eat honey. Sure, we exploit the bees' labor, but they don't die as a result.
*
Ten Films That Should Be Broadway Musicals (with song suggestions included). If Legally Blonde can do it, why not Jaws?
*
Traditional Faroe Island Viking homes have grass growing on their roofs. This environmentally-friendly feature is making a comeback.
*
Lamps with Personality. Eleven ways to light up a room with your strange sense of taste!

More from mental_floss...

July 30, 2008 - 10:04pm
submit to reddit