If Twilight Was 10 Times Shorter And 100 Times More Honest. If you liked that, you might also enjoy it as a Christmas movie.
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An inside view of the Iraq War. CNN journalist Michael Ware spent most of the last six years in Iraq, where we was  shot at, hunted, blindfolded, and stuffed into the back of cars, marked for death, and kidnapped
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Zooborns is niche blogging at its finest, posting only the first photos of new animal babies from zoos around the world. You could die from all the cuteness. (via Dark Roasted Blend)
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Wind farms off the US coasts could provide massive amounts of energy. But no one seems to want them anywhere near their backyard.
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Transformer Owl has some odd defense strategies. You don't need to understand Japanese to get a kick out of this television segment.
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17 Awesome Gingerbread Houses. They look good enough to eat; or even good enough to live in!
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Rudolph, and Santa's 27 Other Reindeer. How the legend of the flying reindeer evolved and spun off lots of Christmas stories.