The Missing Links: The Pop Culture Detective Cracks the Case

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Please Don’t Swear to God. He May Not Like It.
What do deities think of dirty language?

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Internet Powers Activate: To Save This Dog
A wounded dog is rescued, thanks in part to the power of the web.

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People Who Love Their Jobs: The Pop Culture Detective
Check out Bob Egan’s PopSpots website where he tracks down the locations of famous album cover art. Make sure to click through to each individual entry so you can see the locations in more detail.
(Via NME)

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Up Through the Glass Ceiling
These pictures let you look at a regular home from a very irregular angle.

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BluthBombs
That’s a new term I just made up to describe the wealth of hidden jokes, gags and callbacks hidden throughout three seasons of Arrested Development - some of which might have dawned on you and others which you would never have pieced together.

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What’s With All The @’s?
We see it all the time @ the computer when we’re looking @ the internet because it is seemingly on every page we look @. But where did the @ symbol come from in the first place?

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The Breaking Bad Art Project
By this point the Gallery 1988 art space in Los Angeles is well-established as the go-to place for art shows organized thematically around a lauded pop culture contributor, film or TV show. Next up for the honor is Breaking Bad. Check out these impressive pieces of tribute.

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