Prince Harry went to a charity surfing event and shook hands with a dog named Jasper. I am not making any of that up.
Connecticut man drives seven hours to Ottawa to see one very large cheese (It's a great headline but also a very sweet story.)
Random, Helpful Brit Drives Public Enemy To Show In His Ford Focus
The Times's 10 Best Books of 2015 are out. I want to read all of them! (My top 10 is currently a top 12, so maybe that's what you'll get? I don't know.)
Someone please get their pet this Astronaut-Inspired Backpack for Christmas.
Speaking of, I love gift guides, and the annual Fug Girls Gift Guide is my FAVORITE.
Here's the Jane and Michael Stern profile you've been wanting for years! (Or I have, anyway.)
This piece on the history of weather in literature is fascinating, and the ten best weather events in fiction made me want to read/reread all those books.
Tumblr of the day: FUCK YEAH HISTORY CRUSHES