Morning Cup of Links: Frankenstorm

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Hurricane Sandy is headed for the U.S. and Arctic air may bring in snow from the west. The combination they're now calling "Frankenstorm" may hit New York in time for Halloween.
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How to Diagnose a Zombie. An animated TedEd talk from a couple of zombie experts.
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Horror Films You Didn’t Realize Were Based on True Stories. Even Freddy Krueger was born from evils ripped from the headlines.
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Ghost Photography of the 19th Century. The first use of special effects photography was to provide evidence of spirits among us.
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A modern human or a neanderthal: who would win in a fight?
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Universal Pictures is going to make another Conan the Barbarian sequel called The Legend of Conan. Now get this: 67-year-old Arnold Schwarzenegger will play the role of Conan.
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The annual Hajj, the Muslim pilgrimage to Mecca, is a spectacle of crowd control. Learn the story behind why the city is so holy.
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You know what goes great together? Portal 2 and Halo, when the games are mashed up in this neat machinima video.
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It's a special kind of anguish when your child is a mass murderer. Several parents tell what they've been through after finding out what their kids had done.
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Paleontologists have discovered exactly how a T. rex would eat a Triceratops. It's not a pretty sight, so there are no pictures.
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Halloween Costumes to Inflict Upon the Innocent. You'll enjoy these even if you don't have a baby to carry out your nefarious inspiration.

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October 26, 2012 - 1:02am
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