Your Money is Worthless Here. Some forms of currency are worthless everywhere.
13 Crazy Interpretations of Santa Claus. A less-perfect old elf is more satisfying to adults, and usually funnier, too.
Is it okay not to like Star Wars? Yes, but maybe you should be low-key about it for the next few weeks.
Post-Docs: Academia's Miserable Waiting Room. You already have a PhD, now you work and wait for a rare tenure-track position.
How To Make Glow-In-The-Dark Slime! Perfect for a family Christmas gathering.
How The World Looked When Jesus Was Born, According to Roman Geographers. A mapmaker named Strabo left us maps and descriptions of the known world.
Global supermarkets selling shrimp peeled by slaves. (via Metafilter)
Things You Learn Working Retail During the Holidays.
The Secret of Star Wars Fandom. Fans live to pick the series apart.