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.
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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)
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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.
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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.
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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)
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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.
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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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