Supercuts of Cheesy Computer Hacking Scenes in '80s and '90s movies.
On November 24, 1793—or what then became known as Frimaire 4, II, the revolutionary French government officially replaced the Gregorian calendar, introducing one of thirty days each, comprised of three ten-day weeks (each day lasted ten hours, or one thousand minutes, or ten thousand seconds). It was abolished by Napoleon Bonaparte in 1806.
For those of us born between the 22nd and 28th of November and have always wondered, here's how it works: Thanksgiving Birthday Pattern.
Things you can get away with if you don't have to worry about an HOA.
Unicorns Don't Really Dig Virgin Women, and Other Lessons From Medieval Bestiaries Debunked.
ICYMI, Friday's links are here, and include the Star Lord and Ronan dance-off, what to take when you time travel, the reason for thumbs, and a gallery of things you don't see every day.