Australia's Lost Giants. Seven foot red kangaroos are scary, but they may have fallen to a puny predator called Homo sapiens.
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Citizens of Sicily are standing up to the Mafia. There's safety in numbers, and organized crime is beginning to look weak in the face of opposition.
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With this web toy (also known as a Javascript bookmarklet), you can turn any website into your own game of Asteroids. Drag the script to your toolbar, then activate it to begin shooting stuff on the page. (via Gorilla Mask)
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Mark Zuckerberg Did Not Enjoy The Social Network. You can tell because the "like" button suddenly became disabled. *Warning: naughty words in text.
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The 2010 Ig Nobel Prizes were awarded last night. The Engineering Prize went to researchers who found the best way to collect whale snot -and you don't even want to know about the bats. *Warning: possibly naughty word in headline.
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This menu was apparently translated by machine. Or by someone who doesn't speak both languages, but was in a hurry to get the job done. *Warning: naughty words in text. (via Dark Roasted Blend)
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4 Infomercial Superstars (and Where They Came From). But wait! For extra shipping and handling, we'll throw in videos of each.