Let’s be real, layovers are pretty boring. Waiting to get from point A to point B is not exactly the most fun part of traveling. However, waiting for your next plane, train, or automobile is the best time to watch that YouTube video everyone is posting on Facebook, catch up on trending news, or discover new music. Where do you even start though? Layover Links is our way of helping you out with that. Here are today’s top links to get you from point A to point B.

“The Daily Show” Perfectly Captures the Media’s Terrible Flight 370 Coverage (Via BuzzFeed)

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On Monday on The Daily Show, Jon Stewart presented the ridiculousness of CNN’s non-stop coverage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370. Watch the video to fully appreciate Stewart’s hilarious show.

Finding Malaysia Airlines 777 Wreckage Now Highly Unlikely (Via Forbes)

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With its disappearance over two weeks ago, the prospect of finding the wreckage of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 in the southern Indian Ocean is becoming extremely unlikely.

California Second Least Affordable State for Renters, Study Says (Via Los Angeles Times)

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The National Low Income Housing Coalition reports that a worker earning minimum wage in California – $8 per hour – would need to earn triple that amount in order to afford a two-bedroom apartment in the Golden State. The most expensive market in California is the Bay Area, where an individual must earn $37.62 per hour to afford a two-bedroom apartment.

Hotel Becomes Million-Dollar Art Gallery (Via CNN)

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The 2014 Asia Hotel Art Fair utilized the Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel to exhibit artwork for a weekend. Pieces on display ranged anywhere from $200 to $1 million.

Eminem, Outkast, Kings of Leon to Headline Lollapalooza (Via USA Today)

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Lollapalooza has finally announced the lineup for the 2014 music festival. Headliners are Eminem, Kings of Leon, and Outkast, and other featured artists include Arctic Monkeys, Skrillex, Lorde, The Avett Brothers, Calvin Harris, Lykke Li, and more.

Which link helped with your layover?


Tucker is a junior at Fordham University studying Political Science and Art History. He enjoys food, historical nonfiction, and Netflix marathons.

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