As the Mountaintops Fall, a Coal Town Vanishes. The residents are leaving, and soon the native flora and fauna and the very contours of the earth will be gone a well. NYT link. (via Breakfast Links)
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Maddox created an entire blog as an April Fool joke and filled it with annoying things bloggers do. He received a lot of mail from people who took it seriously, including some who liked it. (via Urlesque)
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Paul Jones was so ashamed of his teeth that he didn't smile for years. Now he's going through dental reconstruction, and is blogging about it. (via Metafilter, where you'll find more dental horror stories)
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Pop Tart Cat! He spreads rainbows everywhere and leaves behind an indestructible earworm.
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Pie charts deserve more respect than they get. To prove it, here are charts on the effectiveness of different types of charts. (via Boing Boing)
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At the police academy, they teach you how to kick in doors. Sometimes it doesn't work at all like you'd expect.
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9 People Who Knew They Could Do It. People who are labeled as disabled can opt out, but some take their dreams to the limit.