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The Thing All Women Do That You Don’t Know About

Worth reading. And you can see the comments from guys who try to undermine what she says — so defensive (or even offensive) it’s pretty clear they are part of the problem. Source: The Thing All Women Do That You

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Why would a flying saucer have lights?

No, really. Think about it. I’ll get back to you in a week or so.

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If you don’t know or care who won Superbowl XLIX…

…you may still want to look up the score, so you can at least pretend to take part in some of the conversations at work tomorrow. (You could learn on Wikipedia moments after the game ended — without ever having to

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Rum Row is Live!

Consider supporting this worthy effort!

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Money is dirty, send it to me

Okay, maybe that won’t work. But you do need to read this article about bacteria on dollar bills (at NPR), just in case it changes your mind. It includes a sentence you may never have read before: “Other money dwellers included

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Cats with jetpacks

Just the latest evidence that the Internet was invented centuries ago: recently-discovered pictures of 16th-century German warrior cats with jetpacks. Unfortunately for the animals, these were also kamikaze cats, or they would have been if the Germans gave them Japanese

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Batman Vs. Thomas Edison

Batman Vs. Thomas Edison. A little absurdist humor. I think.

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Lego Ghostbusters: More than you might want to know…

…but still engaging. The recent release of the “Official Lego Ghostbusters” set inspires a writer to trace the history of the actual Ecto-1 car used in the 1984 Ghostbusters movie. To be honest, I didn’t finish reading “Ecto-1 and the

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Getting into the Christmas spirit…

…with an old silent film — but notice the special effects! Video: The Insects’ Christmas (“Rozhdestvo obitateley lesa”) [The update adds the soundtrack from “Edward Scissorhands.”] Filmmaker Ladislas Starevich was ahead of his time in creating this 1913 film — using stop-motion

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Halloween Fun

I will not be doing this for Halloween. It involves way too much looking at my own face. And I don’t want to scar little children for life. If you’d like to follow along, though, this young lady posted a

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