Morning Cup of Links: Decade's End

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December is the darkest month of the year. So why isn't it the coldest? It honestly has nothing to do with the power company's profit margins.
Product, a Jon Phillips production. Click this to full size and read the whole thing, as harrowing as it is. You'll be glad you stuck with it.
The End of the World. College Humor takes the R.E.M. song and makes the song relate to the world as we really know it.
Change blindness is a fancy word for how we don't pay attention to what's going on. Here's another experiment, in which you are asked to count the number of basketball passes between the white-shirted players.
The Morgan Freeman Chain of Command. Even at the bottom of the pecking order, he commands our attention.
6 Terrible Names People Are Trying to Give This Decade. Funny how we've had ten years to think about this and didn't.
8 Unique Newspapers. Some are downright bizarre, and some you can even subscribe to now.

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December 15, 2009 - 11:08pm
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