Reddit’s Mindblowing Facts (fact-checked)

Reddit is one of my favorite (and probably a lot of people’s favorite) time-waster.  It’s a terrific community of commentary, and some information is both astonishing and accurate.

Thanks to Nick Douglas at Lifehacker for the list – you should check it out (and be sure to check the citations – the supporting information for the facts is just as interesting as the facts).

(Note – some of the info, while interesting, is NSFW.)

Reddit’s Favorite Mindblowing Facts of All Time, Fact-Checked.

The Most Expensive Watch in the World

This is for you, FutureLawyer – The ultimate watch for the discerning analog aficionado.

Even for a person who has not worn a watch for more than 25 years (long story), this is a fascinating piece of art and clockwork.

 

And now for something completely different…

The great Christopher Walken excerpts from 50-ish of his movies dancing.

This is not new, but it crossed my desk today, and I thoroughly enjoyed watching it again.  Hope you do, too.  Mr. Walken has great moves.

But the best one of all is Fatboy Slim – Weapon of Choice: