The Top Ten New Species of the Year includes a worm that can throw its gills away, a carnivorous sponge, and a mushroom that has already been a topic on a game show. Then there are some weird ones. (via Metafilter)
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You'll understand a fairly new psychosis just by its name: The Truman Show delusion. Is this just a kind of paranoia, or is it sparked by the technology of our modern lives? (via Jason Kottke)
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Speaking of delusions, what would happen if three men who thought they were Jesus Christ met each other in a mental hospital? You don't have to wonder, because it happened in Michigan 50 years ago. (via Buzzfeed)
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5 Lesser Known and Completely Ridiculous American Civil Wars. "States rights" once meant that Iowa and Missouri would try to settle their tiffs with firearms and farm implements.
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Leave Me is the story of a guy and a digital camera. Yes, it's pretty simple, but you might want to have a hanky ready.
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The Haunted Household. Christoph Niemann is bedeviled by mischievous spirits which you have most likely seen in your own home as well.  (via Boing Boing)
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Innovations in Toilet Paper. We use so much of it over our lives, we may as well make it occasionally interesting.