It took a lot of energy to make the leap from single-cell microbes to complex organisms. Luckily, this little problem was solved an awful long time ago.
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Your favorite classical music gets salsa-fied in this collection of video clips. Is dancing to Beethoven's 5th heresy or fun -or both?
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The Real 7 Reasons Your Roommates Hate You. Written from a woman's viewpoint, at least five of of these are applicable to men as well. (via Breakfast Links)
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When Tourette's took over my life. A writer and graduate student explains how he lives and deals with the syndrome. (via Metafilter)
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Ben Huh built an internet empire beginning with I Can Has Cheezburger. In this interview, we find a few things out about him, like he's allergic to cats.
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6 Books Everyone (Including Your English Teacher) Got Wrong. I'll have to disagree, as none of my English teachers made us read these books. NSFW text.
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How Do Sword Swallowers Swallow Swords? Not that I'm actually going to try this, but, you know...