Tom Hiddleston Wanted to Play Thor; Thank God That Didn’t Happen: Links You Need to See


Today’s links bring you some quirky Super Bowl commercials, endearing correspondence between America’s favorite astrophysicists, and a shirtless Tom Hiddleston. You’re welcome, fam.

Get nostalgic with these bizarre Super Bowl ads from now-defunct companies. [MentalFloss]

The internet will soon be in a tizzy over these Tom Hiddleston audition reels. [A.V. Club]

There’s now a red-band trailer for Seth MacFarlane’s A Million Ways to Die in the West [CoolMaterial]

Enjoy this bit of correspondence between a 17-year old Neil DeGrasse Tyson and Carl Sagan. [Kottke]