Weekend Links: Halloween Postcards

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Most certainly a conversation-starting piece: photographs of Marines' faces before, during, and after serving in Afghanistan. Behold is a really great photo blog in general, so be sure to check out some of their other links.
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Walken for Walken's Sake: Christopher Walken’s 10 Most Insane Performances.
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I really, really love it when pop culture is expressed in the form of Medieval art for reasons I really can't explain, but naturally I love these images of Star Wars as Medieval Manuscript Illustrations.
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I don't know how the card companies let the art of Halloween cards slide by the wayside, but it's a shame because some these bizarre, vintage Halloween Postcards show just how weirdly amazing they could be!
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Unusual tropical octopus scooped up by fisherman near San Pedro. You have my attention.
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Draw something! (Hint: holding down the cursor makes the image become more complex).
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Oh dearie me, "some" of the "worst" offenders of "unnecessary" quotation marks.
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Another grammar pet peeve (though not mine; I love abbreviations and acronyms): "When did we start speaking in sets of capital letters? Lane Greene looks into the rise of the acronym and its sibling the initialism."
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October 21, 2012 - 6:05am
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