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.
|Docracy Terms of Service Tracker|
|Gmelius: Browser Plug-in to Make Gmail Better|
|Eyebombing: Sticking Googly Eyes on Everything|
|The Stripe Button: a Ridiculously Easy Way to Pay for Stuff Online|
|Folding Laundry Without Arms or Legs|
|“[T]here has never been this kind of financial incentive to make shorter songs.”|
|CaptchaTweet: Write Tweets in Captcha Form|
|How to Avoid Jury Duty|
|“A short cut through spacetime allowing for travel over cosmic scale distances in a short period.”|
|“If you fell asleep in 1945 and woke up in 2018 you would not recognize the world around you.”|
|“Reliably bottling up miniature stars, inside complex machines on Earth, demands otherworldly amounts of patience.”|
|“The very fact that apps – like a period tracker or an LED flashlight [app] – share data with Facebook will come as a surprise to many people.”|
|Google Map Shows You the Most Photographed Areas of the World|
|The (Very Scary) People of Public Transit|