What’s more popular in Brazil than soccer? Pretty much nothing—although, playing games on your phone might be a close second.
How it works: First, download a free app on your smartphone. Then you set the phone up at one end of the field, in the net. You can wad up little paper balls from the paper on the tray, then practice flicking your way to goal after goal.
This game would also be great if you were stuck in an office on a Thursday at 5pm.
Here are some other links we loved from today:
A sponge cake’s long, strange trip: Germany to Denver, via Japan [The Salt]
Learn how to make a Mario fire flower with Nutella and raspberry cream cheese [That’s Nerdalicious]
Your gluten sensitivity may be in your head [io9]
Fro-No: How NYC soured on frozen yogurt [Grub Street]
The 11 best lines from the Stephen Malkmus Episode of ‘Food is the New Rock’ [Eater]