Reading While Eating for June 18: Step on It

In today's must-read links for your lunch break: the man who filmed the Rodney King beating and the most awkward Father's Day tweet ever.

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A pedestrian walks towards an art sculpture in an underground car park in Oslo June 17, 2012.

Best Father’s Day Tweet Ever: It’s going to be a fun Thanksgiving at Woody Allen’s house this year. (The Daily Wh.at)

Happy Birthday Sir Paul! In this book excerpt, read how Paul McCartney first met John Lennon. (TIME.com)

The Books That Make You Totally Undateble: Got a special someone coming over? Get these off your shelves, pronto. (Flavorwire)

The Man Who Filmed the Rodney King Beating: On March 3, 1991, George Holliday stepped onto his second-floor balcony and videotaped a scene that would change race relations and the city of Los Angeles forever. Here’s his story. (MentalFloss)

Who’s Winning Euro 2012? By a mile, it’s Ukraine’s soccer fans. Here’s the GIFs. (BuzzFeed)

Steal a Coke and a Smile: If you haven’t seen this Coca-Cola security-camera commercial yet — or even if you have and think it’s faked — today’s Monday, so have a look and feel a tiny bit better about the world. (The Daily Wh.at)

 

 

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