I really love the Gotye song, but today I stumbled onto two versions that are also pretty neat. The first one is simply adorable; two children on a back seat acting to the song:

The second one is done by collegehumor and pretty much describes how everybody feels about the things they learned in school.

Love and Marriage

America! It’s such a nice country full of staunch conservatives. This time North Carolina is getting a lot of love because supposedly the last constitutional change was this in 1875:

I’m not a constitutional scholar, but if I do some basic research, it looks like this assumption is wrong (although this could very well be the last amendment to the paragraph that covers marriage). Nevertheless, this ain’t pretty.

The lucky 10,000

Saying "what kind of an idiot doesn't know about the Yellowstone supervolcano" is so much more boring than telling someone about the Yellowstone supervolcano for the first time.

Today’s XKCD is once again exquisite and reminds us that sharing something old will still bring joy.

This is not a real flashmob

But please, do this in my train


Last but not least some exquisite illustrations from Thomas Ehretsmann. The stand-out image for me was