Dennis Rodman gives his first interview about his relationship with North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un and their super casual conversations about basketball, Jimi Hendrix, and the North Korean nuclear arsenal. - [DuJour]
Data scientist Matt Daniels used “Rap Genius” data—current as of 2012—to compare the vocabularies of artists like Jay Z, GZA, and Kanye to that of Shakespeare. You have to at least get a good look at the graph! - [The Atlantic]
Thinking of stress as “functional and adaptive” rather than a signal of a “threat” can drastically change your moods and productivity. It’s not easy to do, but if you can train yourself to adapt, you’ll be a total baller! - [Harvard Business Review]
100-year-old how-to books that are still pretty useful—tips for making cocktails, hypnotism, hunting, and making shoes. - [mental_floss]
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