Today’s news is from 1374, when a dance craze swept through Europe. A literal dance craze. For several months, people in France and the Netherlands suffered from compulsive dancing.
Discover takes on tadpoles in the rain, and other manifestations of fafrotskies, such as raining carp and — the Big Bad Blog must assume — raining men. Hallelujah.
Amanda Fucking Palmer apparently makes no money off her album. But she can make $19,000 a month on Twitter.