In 1963, a 19-year-old aspiring folk singer was taped performing at a radio station. It is the earliest known recording of Joni Mitchell singing. (via Metafilter)
Fly Me to Cuba, Said the American Hijackers. Find out how the spate of skyjackings was finally stopped. (via Damn Interesting)
From Punchline to Oscar Contenders: The Overdue Rise of Asians in Hollywood. (via reddit)
Here’s what it’s like to Spend the Night in Chernobyl.
Have you ever wondered where the term "Grandfather clause" came from?
Russia’s Hand-Tossed Satellites.
Can You Match the Fake Country to Its Movie? This quiz suffers from the lack of Grand Fenwick.
COVID-19 is spiking badly in India due to a more contagious variant that kills young people.
A blast from the past (2018): 10 Impressive Yarnbombing Projects.