How Consumption Makes Us Sad. Things eventually just take up room in our homes instead of in our hearts.
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The most insane surf footage you’ll ever see was recorded in Tahiti on August 27th. The waves look like they came out of a special effects lab for a disaster film.
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Police in Georgia confiscated a .38 revolver from a jail cell. A detainee had apparently smuggled the 10-inch weapon in his rectum, but at least it wasn't loaded.
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We knew it would happen: In Icons has cancelled production of its uncannily-realistic Steve Jobs Action Figure because of legal objections from Jobs' family and Apple.
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The greatest calendar ever invented probably won't last past the end of January. Well, could you resist the temptation?
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Snippets from movies were edited together to give us Lionel Richie's song "Hello." It's a strange idea, but impressive that so many of the clips seemed to be born for this project.
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The Aurora Borealis and the Aurora Australis show up in a unique way seen from space. Space pictures of the lights in various parts of the world have been stitched together for an awesome virtual tour.
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Drinking Games for the Mature Adult. If this is what mature adulthood really is, you'll need a few drinks.
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The Chilean Town Engulfed by a Volcanic Mudflow. Chaitén was wrecked in 2008, then frozen in place as the mud solidified.
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With most of the excitement of the GOP nomination over, we can now speculate on who will win the title of Mitt Romney's running mate. Take a look at seven veep possibilities.
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The Melancholy Deaths of Edward Gorey’s Children. The author's morbid visions may explain why he never had kids in real life.