The Missing Links: Sky Blue & Ice Blue

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Bilbo Baggins vs. Thorin Oakenshield
A real-life attorney evaluates the legal contract of one famous ring-carrying Hobbit to see if it would have held up in a court of law. It’s an interesting, and delightfully obsessive, read. (Via @smaucere)

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Attack of the Clones: NYC Edition
How do you not read an article with the following headline:

Cloned Dogs Run Wild In Central Park, Attacking Other Pets and People

Who knew you could pay $140,000 to clone your dog?

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How Can the Sky and Ice Be the Same Thing?
Tommy Edison explains how he doesn’t understand what colors are or what they look like.

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Jeffrey MacDonald DEFINITELY Is or ABSOLUTELY Is Not A Murderer
It just depends which journalist you ask. You’ll find this article engrossing whether you have or haven’t heard of the famous Jeffrey MacDonald murder case (I hadn’t).

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Gigantic Underground Ice Slides
I want to climb one so much, but I won’t because I would definitely die.

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TED Gets Serious About Pseudoscience
The idea-sharing organization has made it a goal to rid their “Ideas Worth Spreading” campaign of certain types of ideas.

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It’s Good to Be Pope
Unless you like riding in convertibles. Because this thing is pretty much the opposite of that.

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Conan Gets Serious With Nate Silver
The late night host recently welcomed the elections number cruncher to his new show Serious Jibber Jabber.

December 10, 2012 - 10:30am
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