an interactive website that incorporates mission control film footage, footage from Apollo 11, TV transmissions, commentary, 2,000 photographs, and 11,000 hours of mission control audio recordings to bring you the immersive experience as it happened in 1969. (via Metafilter)
Time's Most Influential People of 2019. Each with a bio written by another influential person.
Why the Trump campaign won’t pay police bills. Ten city governments from Arizona to Pennsylvania say the president’s political committee has stiffed them out of hundreds of thousands of dollars.
Make plans now to attend Burning Cat. It's not another Burning Man, but a game convention for people who want to have fun, brought to you by Matthew Inman, the comic artist behind the Oatmeal and the game Exploding Kittens. (Thanks, Carol Anne!)
Gloson, the Swedish Ghost Pig. Gloson will charge at a person walking, run between their legs, and cut them in half! (via Strange Company) http://strangeco.blogspot.com/
What Happens When A Photographer Babysits Your Cat.
There is nothing more depressing than “positive news.”
Starfleet Insignia Discovered on Mars. (via Geeks Are Sexy)
The 100 Greatest Movie Quotes of the 21st Century. Each has the story behind it and a link to video when available.
A blast from the past (2008): Houses Made of Straw.