I know it’s been a busy week when the most substantial blog post amounts to “I wear pyjamas”.
Play Paintball with the cast of the Wire: a great fundraiser idea, or the greatest ever fundraising idea? It’s on tomorrow in New York, still time to sell all your possessions and go.
Hot nerds reading comics. If I remember right, Warren Ellis dared them to; an hour later this was a real thing.
This American Life’s Ira Glass on the importance of wrongness. And other stuff. It’s a neat interview.
OffBlack showcases an amazing timelapse video of the Space Shuttle being readied for launch (and launching).
Investigative foodery of the weirdest kind: figuring out how to replicate McDonald’s fries at home via reverse engineering. Crazy detailed with lots of photos.
The shortest possible game of Monopoly: 21 seconds