“I truly believe there’s one thing everyone has inside them that they can do better than anybody else. Some people can swim, others are good at singing, others are track stars … I thumb wrestle. That’s my thing.”

+ The New Yorker marks the week that gay marriage laws changed with a cover that features Ernie and Bert.

+ Stress is bad for your health. But so is stressing about stress.

+ Here’s a little secret about extreme distance running. It gets a lot easier after the first couple hundred miles.