1. A troll talks about his time on Metafilter:
there was a group of people who used the site for earnest discussion because they were having their emotional needs met by reality, and then the rest of us.Via.
2. Le Matos. Via.
3. Dirty play by Cristiano Ronaldo.
4. Studio Ghibli movies are half off at Amazon today (for example, Mononoke is $10). (With any luck this move indicates the movies will finally be available as digital downloads.)