Morning Cup of Links: 1995 Internet PSA

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Miss Cellania is on vacation, so I’ll be filling in this week. Enjoy!

A young player was ejected from the Scrabble National Championships after he was caught cheating. Tsk, tsk...
In other rule-breakers who are good with words news, Flavorwire has a list of 10 great works of literature written in prison.
If you'd like to write your own great work of literature, you might want to follow the advice of these 26 famous authors. (George Orwell sure was specific!)
Fans of the Curiosity Rover created a parody video called "We're NASA and We Know It" to the tune of LMFAO's "Sexy and I Know It."
Apparently there's an ongoing design competition called the Dollar ReDe$ign Project. Dowling Duncan's entry has become a bit of a web sensation. What do you think of it? It's a lot more colorful and educational, that's for sure.
Last week in Texas, a woman gave birth to 5 babies in 5 minutes, some 3 months premature. Each baby had his (or her) own designated team. That's right, a whole team per baby.
Finally, our favorite video of the day: A 1995 PSA about the internet produced by a class of fifth graders. I'd love for these kids to do a remake.

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August 16, 2012 - 1:05am
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