Be a Noun for Renown

Stymied in your quest for fame? Maybe you should try a new tack.

NPR's Robert Krulwich and Adam Cole discover that the best way to become a household name is to enter the English language—as a noun.

According to the Wall Street Journal, a new study has found that browsing the web can refresh tired workers and increase productivity. It is in that spirit that we bring you the Daily Distraction — our pick for a story, photo or video that will take you out of the daily grind and return you to work with a shot of mental espresso.

A tip of the hat to Vimeo Staff Picks for today's selection.

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