Morning Cup of Links: QWOP for Two

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Photos of Carnival in Lucerne, Switzerland might give you nightmares. Or it might make you want to book tickets!
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Court records show that Chicago is the most corrupt city in the U.S. Los Angeles and New York follow.
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The top-selling DVDs of 2012 (so far) tell us something like people don't want to buy DVDs anymore. Unless they involve sparkly vampires.
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The ridiculously difficult game QWOP is now made for two players to compete against each other. Yes, with 2QWOP you can double your failure! (via Waxy)
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The new Jatech car door doesn't just open, but completely disappears underneath the car. No more door dings, no more getting blocked in, and no more slamming!
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PeteyHendrix wrote a modern version of the classic comedy routine called "Who's On First?" with a twist -now the scene contains the names of real modern-day baseball players! (via Metafilter)
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Government austerity measures in Greece are so bad that citizens are leaving for Canada or Australia. Emigration is certainly a better solution than suicide.
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Texting while walking is dangerous, too. As proof, watch what goes on in the background of this news report.
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Google thinks it has an algorithm to determine what makes a viral video funny. Not only are they "taking all the fun out of laughter," but their results are underwhelming.
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Jeremy Lin and 6 other surprise sports sensations. The Knicks point guard gives us something to talk about during basketball season, but he's not the only surprise sports star.
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6 Unlucky Australians Who Couldn’t Catch a Break. Taken together, these stories might make you want to stay out of Oz.

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February 17, 2012 - 12:11am
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