Four Facts About Bagpipes. With an appearance by the Badpiper.
CBS is planning on bringing Star Trek back to TV, with a new series to be launched in January of 2017. (via Metafilter)
The Economics Behind Grandma's Tuna Casseroles.
“99 of those doctors got together with Obama to keep me from having bacon and donuts!” Now in the last stretch of his presidency, Obama doesn’t back down from saying what’s on his mind.
Robert Sikoryak uses Steve Jobs as the lead character of his graphic novel iTunes Terms and Conditions: The Graphic Novel. Sikoryak injects action, intrigue, and even romance into the story with illustrations in the styles of many different graphic artists. (via Metafilter)
Plucked from Obscurity: Anti-Hijack Device. And some other weird patents.
8 things you didn’t know about “Bohemian Rhapsody.” (via Neatorama)
If you read the whole sordid Zola story last week, you might wonder if it was all fiction. Turns out, it’s mostly true.