Todd VanDerWerff's dispatches from Comic-Con are worth a read. Here's the first.
The Onion is delightful: Fox Books Files for Bankruptcy
What will happen if the royal baby is a changeling?
People obsessing over the Voynich Manuscript - always a good read.
Ha: The new image of Marianne for the French postage stamp was secretly inspired by the founder of Femen. People are displeased.
John Green picks some summer reads.
Interesting: What would be the implications for the British Museum if Scotland voted for independence?
Here's the truth behind all those sensational "follow the pope on Twitter and get out of hell" headlines.