Monday, 12 December 2016


bed-in: an epically funky cover of John Lennon’s Give Peace a Chance by Louis Armstrong with a chorus of back-up singers, via Marginal Revolution

for any occasion: the US Space Agency, NASA, has just created its own GIPHY board

on the shoulders of giants: the vice-president elect is also a good judge of anatomy

evaporating people: hundreds of thousands of Japanese looking to start all over disappear from respectable society to reinvent themselves on invisible black-market, via Super Punch

udderly serious: oregano and seaweed might significantly reduce environmentally damaging bovine flatulence

the purge: after installing a notorious climate change denier as a warden of the environment, the president-elect’s transition team is circulating an intrusive survey to identify those not marching in lock-step