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27 of the Strangest Sports You’ll Ever See.

100+ Funny Photos Taken At Unusual Angles.

The Antikythera Mechanism: Quest to Decode the Secret of the 2,000 Year Old Computer.

Excellent video — Indian Superman with subtitles.

Tactile illusions: Seven ways to fool your sense of touch.

The next Google?

Computer programmer who lost a finger in an accident replaced it with a prosthetic — with a built-in USB drive.

Where does consciousness come from?

BBC: Wizard of Oz as an economic parable.

Flying Cars.


Borat star fools Alabama National Guard.

What does it feel like to freeze?

What goes on inside a computer’s brain when it plays chess.

Update on the Four Color Problem: Including cellphones, cliques, holes, anti-holes, and perfect graphs.

Pub is closed by Monty Python grenade.

24 Ridiculously Expensive Everyday Items.

Military Laser Hits Battlefield Strength.

A four-foot long giant sea worm.

Jonah Goldberg — Jonah Goldberg holds the Asness Chair in Applied Liberty at the American Enterprise Institute and is a senior editor of National Review. His new book, The Suicide of The West, is on sale now.

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The Compulsory Society

Vox may still be keeping up its risible just-the-facts posturing, but it is tendentious to the point of dishonesty: “Colorado baker who refused to serve gay couple now wants to refuse to serve transgender person,” it says. That is not true, of course. (But everybody knows that.) Phillips serves ... Read More