Morning Cup of Links: She's Gonna Blow!

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Some particularly unusual units of measurement. If you have trouble converting miles to kilometers, wait until you try converting Smoots to Portzebies.
A Visual Guide to the Financial Crisis: Unemployment Rates. This flow chart always leads back to lots of people with no job. (via Dark Roasted Blend)
Ten YouTube Comments Translated into Standard English. I'm glad someone did it; YouTube is a language I have trouble learning.
Six types of geniuses, based on Dave's observations at Caltech. Recognize anyone you know in these?
Travis Pastrana accomplishes an amazing tricycle jump. This would be an amazing jump no matter what kind of child's toy he used.
Dust masks and goggles are flying off the shelves in Anchorage. Residents are bracing for an eruption from Mt. Redoubt, which could spew ash all over southern Alaska.
Live strange, die strange, and leave a strange gravestone. These examples will have people scratching their heads for many years to come.

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February 1, 2009 - 10:39pm
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