February 1, 2011
All The Porn Sites Are Owned By The Same Company
Well, most of the free ones, anyway. Just a couple of dudes "from the competitive-foosball circuit" in Montreal. Click through to NYMag for the full scoop on this vast porn hegemony that's been controlling the pornography part of your brain since 2007.
Poorly Spelled Death Threat From 1912
A recently unearthed death threat against Red Sox pitcher Joe Wood from 1912. Wood was having a stellar season that year and the scoundrels who typed this letter were apparently trying to knock him off his game with typos. It's strangely comforting to see that trolls haven't gotten any better at spelling in almost a century.