Those weird looking things you used to knock down at a carnival are called Circus Punks. This site features limited edition versions by contemporary artists. We think they're actually pretty darn cool.
The 29th annual poll by the U.K.'s Bookseller magazine is going on now for the Oddest Book Title of the Year. The contenders: Tattooed Mountain Women and Spoon Boxes of Daghestan
How Green Were the Nazis?
D. Di Mascio's Delicious Ice Cream: D. Di Mascio of Coventry - An Ice Cream Company of Repute, with an Interesting and Varied Fleet of Ice Cream Vans
The Stray Shopping Carts of Eastern North America: A Guide to Field Identification
Proceedings of the Eighteenth International Seaweed Symposium
Better Never To Have Been: The Harm of Coming Into Existence
Last year's winner: People Who Don't Know They're Dead: How They Attach Themselves To Unsuspecting Bystanders and What To Do About It
While we're on books, Covers tracks the often extraordinary, underappreciated design work being done these days for book covers.
This is so childish. So so childish. God it made us laugh. (Number five's our favorite.)
At Quick Comic, you can create a comic with no drawing skills required. The characters are almost all from politics, so your comic will likely take on a blue state/red state perspective.
Monowheels is "the story of vehicles with insufficient wheels."