Morning Cup of Links: Optimal Urinals

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Randall Munroe ponders the optimum number and configuration of urinals in a men's room for the International Choice of Urinal Protocol. This is what happens when universal masculinity coincides with ultimate geekiness.
Take this color career quiz to see what profession you should be in. Did it peg you correctly? (Thanks, Gwan!) This color quiz is even more fun. (via b3ta)
Notable Achievements in the Art of Passing Gas. You have to really stand out to make history in a subject we shouldn't even discuss.
Improv Everywhere went to a bar and threw a birthday party for a random stranger. Being one of their targets is sort of like winning a lottery without buying a ticket, but strangely cooler.
In Our Parents' Bookshelves. You can learn a lot about a person by seeing what books they keep, but how can you start a conversation about someone's e-reader collection? (via Metafilter)
Tokyo/Glow is a stop-motion film that follows the "walk signal" man as he wanders through Tokyo at night. It's short, simple, beautiful, and has a hint of a happy ending.
Taking Pictures of Strangers. Without letting them know. It may sound creepy, but the result is often art.

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March 1, 2010 - 11:04pm
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