Let's kick things off with an addicting game. Test your reaction time with the Human Benchmark. My best was 220, with an avg of 274 ... I'm clearly underachieving! I'm going to try again when my mind is fresh.
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So where exactly does Lady Gaga get her inspiration? From the people of Walmart? Indeed, here are 14 Gaga styles that are miiiiighty similar to those seen at, well, Walmart!
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National Geographic's unique moments. I don't think any of these are 'shopped, but it's hard to believe they're real!
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Most people have a warm and special feeling towards their day of birth in general, and more than likely most of us have visited the "on this day" sites. One blogger takes a fresh look at some of these sites, and how they've changed over the years (to include a lot more depressing data, apparently!)
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Extra! Extra! Read all about it: the World's Strongest Granny, 76, tears books in two, twists metal.
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From my friend Cassie's Gmail status (always a goldmine for links): "What a way to make an entrance!"
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A couple cool mailboxes.
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Who doesn't love some good alien chestbursting action? Here are some examples of unexpected places to find the art of the alien chest-burst (such as in a gingerbread cookie). NOTE: includes some faux-gruesome scenes that may give the queasy pause.
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From the Annals of Too Much Time: Egg Art Master Franc Grom sells egg artwork by creating approximately 2500 to 3500 holes in each shell. This takes a ton of patience, but the results are stunning!
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Still need more? Stay tuned for another batch of links coming your way tomorrow - and don't forget to set those clocks back forward tonight (and no, this isn't the fun one where we fall back ... tomorrow we lose an hour!)