I have not actually watched Mythbusters, but I don't need to to like this:
Hat tip to commenter Landru (#55) under a recent Bérubé post on Crooked Timber. That post is worth a read if you want some good news from the liberal arts world and/or the words Sokal hoax mean anything to you.
While looking up something related to links in that post, this Google Book Search result pleased me. I mean, not as funny as xkcd, but a minor lol.