26 different people who weren't family members in the space of 12 years. She's taken that experience and illustrated it. (via Nag on the Lake)
How marginal tax rates actually work, explained with a cartoon. Actually just graphic illustrations, but it's easy to understand.
Boiling to be Beautiful in 1930s America. The story of the dangerous diet aid DNP. (via Strange Company)
The Plot to Kill George Washington.
Fun with face.
5 Crimes That Got Hilariously Foiled By Instant Karma.
On Being a Woman in America While Trying to Avoid Being Assaulted.
Why Cider Means Something Completely Different in America and Europe.
Londonist has compiled settings from hundreds of books, TV shows, and movies to create a map called Fake Britain. You'll find places from Shakespearean plays and Thomas the Tank engine, by authors from Charles Dickens to JK Rowling. (via Metafilter)
Why Eye Contact is So Powerful. (via Digg)
A blast from the past (2013): 10 Cats Who Live at the Library.