In my review of Nothing to Envy, I mentioned the disappearance of my friend and former co-worker, David Sneddon. Fortunately, there is some tentative good news to report these days.
I loved this analysis of why "actually" is the worst word on the planet.
Thanks to Ariana, I enjoyed reading through this list of impressions of America from foreigners.
You will probably watch this a few times. And then call your kids over to see it. And then take a look at the long jump and swimming videos as well. [HT Jen]
I will miss these GIF guides: how Aly Raisman won.
Jeremy went crazy on buzzfeed the other night and forwarded me a bunch of gems that had me annoying my family with my attempts to laugh discreetly (I failed). First, some fun stuff about Nicolas Cage.
Then, 50 people you wish you knew in real life. You've probably seen some of these pictures elsewhere but it's a lovely commentary on the human race that someone has put them all together. And WOW, 10, 43, and 44.
DID YOU SEE THIS? It's only the most amazing men's gymnastics routine EVER.