A recently identified portrait of William Shakespeare, if genuine, would be the only true likeness we have of The Bard. And it looks better than you'd expect. (via Metafilter)
An overabundance of corn contributes to American obesity as corn-fed meat and corn syrup-sweetened foods dominate our diets.
How to Delete Accounts from Any Website. Remember: stay strong when they send in the retention team after you! (via Geek Like Me)
Quick -how many slide musical instruments can you name? Bonus points if you came up with Superbone.
Hidden Millionaires: Lessons From Unconventional Money Management. The stories of seven people who became wealthy by investing wisely and living below their means. (via YesButNoButYes)
The last two members of the assassinated Romanov family have been positively identified by DNA analysis. There will be no more Anastasias coming out of the woodwork.