50 Common Misconceptions:
It’s a conspiracy! The destruction of the Death Star was an inside job!
DIY Cadbury Cream Eggs (via Lifehacker).
Adam Walker Cleveland: Amanda Palmer The Art of Asking and Stewardship.
Mashable: Why Introverts Have All The Fun. I just finished reading Susan Cain’s book Quiet: The Power of Introverts in a World That Can’t Stop Talking – and would HIGHLY recommend it, both for introverts who feel like all to often they struggle to fit in and for extroverts who really do want to understand what it going on in our heads. (Disclosure: the link to the book is an Amazon Associates link, meaning I would get a very small % of the sale of you click and buy).
The Atlantic: How the Maker of Turbo Tax Fought to Keep Taxes Complicated.
Since I’ve been doing these round-ups I’ve been using Google Reader as my primary way of reading, tracking and marking blogs to link here. With the recent announcement that Google is going to discontinue Reader, I have made the switch to Feedly and have really enjoyed it – it has a nice interface (especially on my Nexus 7), and it equally as easy to mark articles of interest. If you use a feed reader to keep track of blogs (like mine), I’d encourage you to check it out.
Aesop Rock and Kimya Dawson have formed a new band called the Uncluded, this is their song called “Delicate Cycle”: