"Korea’s national cigarettes have the single greatest logo I’ve ever seen on anything." @marchaynes via cis.
"Drosophilidae is a diverse, cosmopolitan family of flies…"
"A government-run website promoting tourism boasts that every day the Dutch eat at least 750,000 slices of bread topped with the chocolate sprinkles called hagelslag (‘‘hailstorm’’), making it the country’s most popular bread topping."
This breakfast format confused me greatly when at a conference in Gröningen several years ago; the “chocolate shavings” (provided as a bar of chocolate next to a cheese grater) were particularly bewildering.
via What Kids Around the World Eat for Breakfast - NYTimes.com (Interesting throughout!)