Morning Cup of Links: The Aquarium Bed

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Fifty years after thalidomide caused so many birth defects, drug producer Chemie Grünenthal's CEO has offered an apology. Look behind the scandal, and we see Nazi ties to the development of the drug.
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New documents from the Samsung trial shed light on how Apple invented the iPhone.
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Hummingbird Clearwing Moths act like hummingbirds more than moths (which is what they are). And they have windows in their wings!
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When comic book art gets so silly that it's ridiculed as a meme, maybe someone will notice. DC did notice, and changed the controversial cover art for Catwoman Zero.
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A Jehovah's Witness sermon on the evils of masturbation in sign language is strangely entertaining and probably NSFW. Add the proper soundtrack, and you just may spew coffee on your screen.
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Schools in Chicago are in limbo because teachers are on strike. Here are five things they are protesting against, about, or for.
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Mathematical proofs are just plain awesome. And someone who believes that should be teaching our kids about them.
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24 pop-culture windows into the world of 1992. Some may be painful, but nostalgia is not for sissies.
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An aquarium bed and 6 other weirdly luxurious resting places. Deciding on yours is easy; you can't afford any of them.
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Executive Orders: The Famous, The Infamous & The Ridiculous. You'll even find out what an executive order is!

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September 11, 2012 - 1:06am
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