The Five Most Insane Japanese Game Shows - The marshmallow one, the ball-busting one, and the Komodo dragon one are particularly terrifying. Hat tip: TMKAHHI.
If you thought the Japanese were the only "weird" economic superpower, you have another think coming.
Watch Miss Teen USA 2007 as she answers a question.
She should go into marketing. Or become an Indian TV news reporter.
PS Increasingly all we do is post links to other works, isn't it? Sob...
UPDATES (15 Feb 2008):
1. Raj points us to an article in the New York Times ("Dumb and Dumber: Are Americans Hostile to Knowledge?") which bemoans what it bemoans. The Kellie Pickler video referred to in the first paragraph is here.
2. TMKAHHI points us, in the usual manner, to Esquire.