From the CopyBot website comes Ray Cadaster's list of the 50 most intersting articles on Wikipedia, sure to keep you busy reading for hours.
Deep in the bowels of the internet, I came across an exhaustive list of interesting Wikipedia articles by Ray Cadaster. It's brilliant reading when you're bored, so I got his permission to post the top 50 here.
Bookmark it, start reading, and become that person who's always full of fascinating stuff you never knew about.
|Send Someone You Hate a Bag of Dicks to Eat|
|How to Exploit Third Party Routers to Surf Anonymously|
|Here We Go Again: Secretive TPP Agreement Worse Than ACTA and SOPA Combined|
|The State of Spam and What to Expect in 2009|
|Social Roulette: 1 in 6 Chance of Deleting Your Facebook Account|
|“Astronomers have sent a radio message to a neighbouring star system.”|
|“When automation starts displacing lawyers, accountants and bankers, then we might see some push-back.”|
|“A photograph of the last male northern white rhinoceros.”|
|How to Avoid Jury Duty|
|CaptchaTweet: Write Tweets in Captcha Form|
|“A fraudster poses as an attractive woman and encourages a man to masturbate in front of a webcam.”|
|“Semis, not personal cars, are the smartest use of autonomous technology.”|
|“Facebook has contributed to, and profited from, the erosion of democratic norms in the United States.”|
|Japanese Robot Serves Ice Cream From Inside a Vending Machine|
|Short Story of Similar Objects|
|“The homemade airplane does indeed fly!”|
|“The company’s ambition, its ruthlessness, and its lack of a moral compass scare me.”|