Off topic: Peashooting, around the world in books, tsunami ball, ‘These Boots’ covers

“Only peas provided by the official organisers may be used” at the annual World Peashooting Championships. Last year, a woman chose from this list of recommendations and read one book from every country in the world. (via Metafilter) In case of a tsunami, hop into a $12,000 orange ball. And “These Boots Are Made For Walkin’,” covered 172 times. (via Mental Floss)


Handout photo of Nancy Sinatra from Bay Area News Group archives


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