Rolling Stone has an in-depth article explaining why Pink Floyd adopted a flying pig as a symbol, and how it became the most famous rock and roll prop ever. (via Metafilter)
If you need proof that cell phones are evil, try putting one in the microwave. or just watch the video.
The Date from Hell.
Typo Hunt Across America is the blog of the Typo Eradication Advancement League (TEAL). They spent the last couple of months not only finding and pointing out typos on public signs, they also corrected them or tried to get them corrected (with varying degrees of success). Now the League is asking for your stories of public typo correction. (via Metafilter)
MySpace Intervention. I LOLed.
Jake Mandell has another musical test called the Associative Visual Music Intelligence (AMVI) test. How well can you associate a musical sequence with a visual shape? It’s not easy!
Deforestation Hits Home. It takes dedication to illustrate deforestation in such a personal way. Harrison Ford is dedicated. And hairy-chested. Rowr.
Ask Alan Alda. He has all the answers, whether they are right or not.
Exercise equipment or sex toy? Take the quiz!
The owls are after Simon Cowell! (via b3ta)