Sohowfastcanyouread?Really?Areyousure?Well,we’llseeaboutthat,whydon’twe.* Head on over to this nifty webpage over at Staples to see how you stack up against the national average: Link – via Metafilter *This is how I felt after I completed the test.
Notice anything strange about the artwork above? How about the fact that it’s made out of staples? The creation is made by Paris-based artist Baptiste Debombourg. His most recent mural is made up of 450,000 staples. Link Via Laughing Squid
At your typical American shopping mall, one in every 11 stores is currently empty — the highest vacancy rate in a decade. Related Link: The stories behind 20 mall staples. [Sources: The Week and TIME. See previous Numbers of the Day here. ]
Confused about the situation in Egypt? It’s understandable, there’s a lot going on and with the Internet clampdown you’re left in the hands of the news organizations, which already had their hands full with coverage of Snooki’s novel. I don’t know about you, but i find that there’s no better way of absorbing information than [...]