The Weekend Links
"¢ Reader Jane sent in a link to this incredible product. As she put it, "it is amazing what Amazon.com will sell. If you got the $$ they have the item." Additionally, the user reviews makes this a classic.
"¢ You might have seen this, but for those who haven't: 30 Things That Should Never be Adapted to Film. Still, I KNOW you guys would go see the LOLCats movie. Don't even lie to yourselves!
"¢ The Scuba: a car that runs underwater. Take that, greenhouse gas!
"¢ This story from The Sun about a menacing gnome will scare you or excite you, but either way, seriously, what IS it?
"¢ From the AV Club, The Scandal of Olivia Newton-John: 12 surprisingly controversial Wikipedia pages. For PTI fans, I also hear they've finally opened back up editing on Kornheiser and Wilbon's pages as well.
"¢ Weekly dose of cute alert: If you are feeling blue, just click here for the best screen cleaner in the world!
"¢ Absolutely amazing: 20 Incredibly Unconventional Hotel Rooms that will make you considering redecorating your own living space.
"¢ Also from Jan, a list of the Most Unusual Books of the World. Pop-ups aren't just for kids!
"¢ Get ready, Flossers! Brett Savage is currently working on a Guns N' Roses quiz to whet your appetite for destruction. In the meantime, check out this vintage article from McSweeney's on the hilarious deconstruction of "Sweet Child O' Mine" by an editor.
Much love to everyone who sent in links this week ... please keep it up! Remember, pictures and shameless personal plugs are always welcome. Just send your stuff to firstname.lastname@example.org and gain a little flossy fame. Have a great weekend!