Bradley Manning’s Army of One. He's in jail for allegedly leaking military documents to Wikileaks, and everyone wants to know why. (via Boing Boing)
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The Physics of Cheating in Baseball. Baseball fans know the rules and the scandals, but does a wet ball really travel further?
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You can't get any more "aww" than soldiers with puppies. Here are 34 of them, enough to make you go all verklempt inside.
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The Shocking True Tale Of The Mad Genius Who Invented Sea-Monkeys. The man behind the "Bowlful of Happiness" was Harold von Braunhut, who produced a lot of bizarreness besides sea monkeys. (via Nag on the Lake)
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This Saturday, the date being 7-9-11, is Odd Day! Ron Gordon, who brought us Square Root Day, is having a contest for those odd people who celebrate and promote Odd day.
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Firefighters tried the leaf blower method to extract a kitten from a pipe. The kitten was terrified, possibly by the laughter more than the procedure, but it worked!
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Stephen Colbert was approved to form his own super PAC (political action committee), so he can campaign for any person or issue and doesn't have to disclose who finances it. Which is all to highlight how ridiculous U.S. campaign financing laws have become.
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6 Historical Snitches (Who Weren’t Named Judas). Because including Judas would make it seven.