Bet you didn't know that Tommy Lee Jones built the pyramids at Giza or the Great Wall of China! Thankfully, this recently-released Japanese television commercial for a sweetened, canned coffee beverage sets history straight. YouTube Video (via Danny Choo)
Boing Boing editor/partner and tech culture journalist Xeni Jardin hosts and produces Boing Boing's in-flight TV channel on Virgin America airlines (#10 on the dial), and writes about living with breast cancer. Diagnosed in 2011. @xeni on Twitter. email: firstname.lastname@example.org.