The Business of Human Smuggling on the Mexican Border, part one and part two. The author visits the town of Altar, a crossroads of drug dealers and emigrants waiting to enter the US.
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30 Classic Games for Simple Outdoor Play. Nice to have the goals and rules spelled out for parents with poor memories, but where was this post in June when I needed it?
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100 Ways to Use a Strip of Bacon. Relax, they all involve something good to eat.
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10 Nursery Rhymes and Their Origins. Although some origins are just conjecture, they make more sense than the rhymes themselves do. (via Unique Daily)
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Bad Designs in the Star Wars Universe. Yes, a robot that can save the world but can't go down steps or speak English has a major design flaw.
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If it's ever been spilled by the truckload, it's probably on Truckspills.com. Oh, you didn't know horse blood and whale guts were transported by truck?
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6 Great Marching Bands That Never Were. Of course, fictional marching bands are better than real ones.