Morning Cup of Links: Friday Frivolity

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5 Alternatives to Obama and Romney in the Presidential Race. The Libertarian Party, the Green Party, and even the Prohibition Party (among others) are fielding candidates this year.
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October 23rd Is The Worst Birthday, at least according to a chart that's making the rounds. What's your birthday like?
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If you are familiar with the Buttered Cat Paradox, you'll appreciate this ad for Flying Horse energy drink. It's the ultimate perpetual motion machine!
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And now, a painfully honest trailer for the movie Transformers, spilling all the revelations the real trailer ignored. And it gives proper credit to the many product placements. Language slightly NSFW.
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Thirteen-month-old Sage really loves goats. Not that he knows they're goats and not dogs, but he loves them anyway.
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What happens when an astronomer goes full hipster on Twitter? Twitter goes hipster right back with #BadAstrohipster.
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The most embarrassing Wheel of Fortune failure ever. And now the entire internet has witnessed it.
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Sneakers that make you fit and 7 other misleading products. Always be wary of claims made by people who want to sell you something.
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Why is the Drinking Age 21? When I was a teenager, the laws varied by state, which made going to Tennessee a real adventure.

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May 18, 2012 - 1:07am
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