Darcy Padilla documented Julia's life in words and photographs over an 18 year span. The grind of poverty, drugs, HIV, and childbirth played itself out over and over for all of us to see. (via Metafilter)
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5 Complaints About Modern Life (That Are Statistically B.S.) We never had it so good as you kids do, so get off my lawn! NSFW text.
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Mind Heist has several animations you can change with the "view" menu. Created by the guy who composed the music for the Inception trailer.
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For those who cannot get enough of Allie Brosh's stories at Hyperbole and a Half, she also writes for The Gloss.
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7 Myths Mythbusters Proved That We Still Can't Believe Are True (with video evidence). Probably because we are so used to seeing myths "busted". (via Gorilla Mask)
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A collection of Soviet work safety posters that will give you nightmares. An extensive gallery of the horrifying things industrial accidents can do to your body.
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6 Obscure Sports To Try This Summer. Sign me up for watching them instead.