From hams at Comic Con in San Diego to hams at the office, check out today’s links.
A Laugh Riot: See TIME’s pictures from Comic Con. (TIME)
Up, Up, and Away: In Switzerland, thrill-seekers set a Guinness World Record for the highest blob jump. (Gizmodo)
Slow And Steady Wins The Race: This tortoise is trucking along “just fine,” thanks to a new leg with a swiveling wheel. (The Daily What)
History Lesson: This week, the bones of Adolf Hitler deputy Rudolf Hess were exhumed from his grave in southern Germany to deter Neo-Nazi pilgrimages. Read NewsFeed’s story, then check out this photo gallery to learn more about Hess’s life. (LIFE)
Money Woes: To run the country into the ground or not to run the country into the ground? That’s The Onion‘s take on the prolonged debt-ceiling negotiations. (The Onion)
Everybody Dance Now! TGIF, and it’s time to let loose! Watch some epic office dance parties. Maybe it’s time to get one started at your workplace today? (BuzzFeed)