Linky going out on Thursday this week on account of Easter.
In Buzzfeed-does-journalism shock, here’s a quite nice piece on Tom Lehrer, and the quiet, comprehensive way he is ignoring his incredible legacy.
American football in China – this is a great tale. (via Nextdraft)
TL;DR wikipedia (via Dangerous Minds)
Kristen Schaal as Darth Vader
Malc tells a weirdly fascinating tale from his deep research into nuclear history: how did a 1980 tv movie feature in efforts to keep Pakistan from attaining nuclear power?
A conversation on Facebook led to a google search which unexpectedly turned this up: Herry Monster reunites with cute Sesame Street kid, 20 years later
The marvellous Mrs Meows gives a very smart, and usefully linked, account of how she grew out of Michael Jackson.
Hogwarts MOOC, lol
Unexpectedly, the AVClub manages to make a compelling inventory list on the subject of sinister rabbits in pop culture
True Detective meets Family Circus (I think I’ve seen more parodies of Family Circus than I have the real thing)
How to lie with graphs and charts! The real-world examples are jaw-dropping. (via Matt Cowens)
13-year-old eagle huntress (via Craig Oxbrow & Tim Denee)
And finally, don’t ever tease any other kids you guys