Morning Cup of Links: Useful Majors

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The anxiety of a generation may be defined by the "fear of missing out." or FOMO. Not being in on something everyone else is into can make you feel dumb, but being in on everything can wear you out.
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The 13 Most Useful College Majors might make you feel better about investing years of work in a degree. These career paths have either great projected growth, or income, or both.
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BYU engineering students developed a new kind of grappling hook inspired by the film The Dark Knight. How cool is it to do your research by watching a Batman movie over and over?
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President Obama made a guest appearance on Late Night With Jimmy Fallon from UNC. He was there to "slow jam" the news with Fallon and Tariq Trotter.
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Even funnier than the silly game Octodad (in which an octopus poses as a human) is the variety of glitches recorded during the animation development. This may induce nausea or possibly some weird hypnotic state.
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The bar has been raised for the ultimate pizza mashup with Pizza Hut's new Cheeseburger Crown Crust Pizza. The pizza-surrounded-by-cheeseburgers is being test marketed only in the Middle East.
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The first drawing of the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles is now up for auction. In 1983, Kevin Eastman drew it for a laugh that turned into a multimillion-dollar franchise.
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Buying stock in Facebook during its IPO sounds like a sure bet -at first. The social network is so big already that continued growth seems difficult, if not impossible.
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7 Wildly Successful People Who Survived Bankruptcy. These folks are exceptions to the rule, however, so don't try this at home.

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April 26, 2012 - 1:06am
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