Water Cooler Talk: January 13, 2015
Crazy news you may have missed
You’re intelligent. You’re well read. You’re always the one to break the ice at parties. But you can’t know everything. That’s why we rounded up some under-the-radar news that might come in handy next time you’re stuck in the elevator with Paula from accounting.
Bill Gates drank poop
Well, water made from poop. His philanthropic foundation tasked engineers with finding a way to manufacture clean water for poor countries. Trash, meet treasure.
Jimmy Fallon almost dated Nicole Kidman
She recently visited The Tonight Show and dropped truth bombs about a time when she “liked” him and he obliviously played video games instead.
The SONY Walkman has returned
But it won't be playing your teenage mix tapes. Debuted at this year’s CES, the new Walkman is bulky, heavy and...$1,200. (It’s now a high-resolution audio player that you absolutely don’t need.)