Morning Cup of Links: Labor Day Distractions

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The first ever Cat Video Festival was held Thursday in Minneapolis. The festival selected the 76 best cat videos, and Buzzfeed has them all for those who could not attend.
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If you are a pregnant drug addict, treatment with methadone might seem a good idea. But what can you do when methadone will still get you in trouble with child welfare agents?
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$30 Million in Maple Syrup Stolen from Canada’s Strategic Syrup Reserve. In other news, Canada has a strategic maple syrup reserve.
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The History of Spam. Cute, but with no mention of advertising, money, or identity theft, how informative can it be?
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What Is The Average Age Of The Audience For Your Favorite Cable Show? According to Nielsen estimates, I watch TV like someone a decade younger.
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Five days after hurricane Isaac hit, flood waters still haven't receded and 200,000 people are without power. That's still an improvement over conditions a few days ago.
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The generation gap turns into war as old school video game characters invade the real world! It's up to modern characters to save the day in the latest fantasy from Freddie Wong.
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See how artists from different centuries illustrated Aesop's Fables. The best parts are the snarky and telling expressions on the animals' faces.
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What is the deal with the new voter ID laws? Two months from the election is a fine time to argue fraud vs. disenfranchisement.
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Happy Labor Day! Here are some things you really should know about this holiday.

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September 3, 2012 - 1:09am
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