The Open Road Wasn’t Quite Open to All. For three decades, The Negro Motorist Green Book: An International Travel Guide contained not necessarily the best restaurants and hotels, but the only ones available to African-Americans. (via Metafilter)
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Reminder: 5 Things You Think Will Make You Happy (But Won't). With a bonus section at the end about what will make you happy. Text NSFW.
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Geek and Gamer Girls. Team Unicorn got together to make a song parody and a geektastic video to go with it.
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How Jon Stewart took a talent for recognizing the absurd and ran with it. He made The Daily Show his own as American politics became more absurd every day. (via The Daily What)
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The DTV Shredder is a badass military Segway-type machine that can carry 1,200 pounds over rough terrain. It will immediately go on millions of Christmas wish lists.
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It Never Hurts To Ask For Extra Credit On A Test. Do you think she received any?
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5 Sports Leagues That Didn’t Make It. For some reason, fans didn't fill the arenas for roller hockey.