The Woman at the Wheel. Alice Huyler Ramsey drove across the country in 1909 to prove that a woman could do it.
The Obscure Legacy of Alice Coachman Davis.
If you need playlist for a class reunion or a theme party, or you just want a background playlist for your internet surfing, The Nostalgia Machine is here for you. (via Metafilter)
Naughty Nuns, Flatulent Monks, and Other Surprises of Sacred Medieval Manuscripts.
10 Weird Elevator Etiquette Rules. They wouldn’t be weird at all if everyone followed them correctly.
If all your favorite time travel movies existed in the same universe, where would they overlap? This timeline will make it clear.
The Most Expensive Domain Names Of All Time. I cannot see why a domain that’s just letters or numbers can be worth a million dollars.
The 30 Harshest Philosopher-on-Philosopher Insults in History. These infinitely-quotable minds made throwing shade into an art form.
Take a Look Inside a Baby Sloth Orphanage and Rescue Center. Yiscel Yángüez and Néstor Correa are devoted to saving sloths and returning them to the wild.
The Art of Micronations:
Rebellion through Creative Land Conquests. These places you never heard
of all wanted to be sovereign states at one time or another.