Fire up your modems: These 1 7 ancient websites will still work if you visit them. - [mental_floss]
Going on an online date? These 8 terrifying texts will make think long and hard before giving out your number. - [YourTango]
On the 50th anniversary of the JFK assassination, one question remains: Why are comedians so obsessed with JFK conspiracy theories? - [The New Yorker]
Good news for bald tech junkies: Sony just took out a patent for a “smart wig.” - [RocketNews24]
Even the snobbiest of snobs have to agree: Some of the biggest restaurant chains offer some surprisingly great dishes. - [Thrillist]
Forget about the box office numbers: Hollywood needs to make these 5 R-rated superhero movies ASAP. - [Uproxx]
For some, Beatlemania never ended. For example, this guy who made a recording of 100 copies of The White Album simultaneously playing. - [Kottke]
- Afghan officials are investigating reports that Mullah Mohammed Omar, the leader of the Taliban, is dead.
- Officials released new footage proving Sandra Bland was "alive and well" when her mugshot was taken. The release aims to counter social media rumors that she was deceased in the photo.
- Michel Platini, the current UEFA president, will be a candidate in the 2016 FIFA election to replace Sepp Blatter ⚽️