Some diversions that may interest you:

The ultimate overachiever
– Cricinfo’s Rob Steen on the career of Paul Collingwood
In praise of the sci-fi corridor – SF films seem to spend a lot of time in corridors, and this article looks at some of the best designed ones. Not featured: Space Mutiny.
Star 1973 – Looking like something from a bizarre parallel Chris Morris universe, but apparently real, a magazine from 1973 aimed at teenage girls who want to be rock band groupies.
The European Union and British Sovereignty – Excellent article from Nosemonkey on what the EU Bill actually means, and the rather bizarre amendments to it proposed by Eurosceptics
Political Pundits Surprisingly Good At Getting Inside Mentally Unbalanced Shooter’s Head – It’s The Onion, so you can dismiss it as completely made up and unreal if you wish