Here are the most-read items for 23 through 29 August.
1. Did the managing editor of CNN.com really respond so honestly about putting Miley Cyrus on its front page instead of what was happening at the same time in Syria? (No, it's the Onion.)
2. We had a healthy debate over whether we would spot the human legs powering this thing, or run and cower like this guy did. (via io9.)
4. We're not sure how well the following ad works as an ad for Nokia, but we're certain it's both funny and depressing at the same time.