Apparently this was the jackpot week of interesting articles for both Huffington Post and The New Yorker's daily email subscriptions. I genuinely think that most of these articles deserve feature posts of their own. So please take your time and enjoy these links. There aren't as many as usual, but quality over quantity and all that. Save this entire post for later if need be.
Thinking Sideways the one-dot theory of history
Life Lines for an artist with amnesia, the world takes place through her pencil
Where No Drink Has Gone Before did you know that Buzz Aldrin, the second man to step foot on the moon, took private Communion while the world had a moment of reverent silence? Or that it caused a dispute about there being wine on space shuttle?
and just for kicks since it IS a holiday weekend...
Happy Easter, friends!