The Weekend Links

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It definitely stinks to be on the list of 15 most famously filthy people in history. (Thanks Sami!)
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The long and the short of it - world's tallest man meets world's smallest man.
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At BU, a real Quidditch match is played. Really more Quidditch vs Gravity. Spoiler: Gravity wins.
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5 enormous fissures in the earth that I would stay well away from.
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From Jan, what's the creepiest candy you can think of? It wouldn't be Skittles, would it? Well it just might be after you've seen these commercials.
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If you're still in a spooky mood, check out 5 Psychological Experiments That Expose Humanity's Dark Side (cue the thunder, lightning, and an evil cackle)
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This site claims to be about ugly mailboxes, but I have to say, some of them are pretty darn rad.

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I've made a cake or two in my day, and I usually feel pretty good about it. Until I saw these pictures of fantastic cake art, anyway.
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On a similar topic: how to build a dish like a food stylist.
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Which way is the girl turning? Supposedly it's an IQ test, but I could do it pretty easily both ways yet I still count on my fingers. Go figure.
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Amazing sidewalk art.

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I'm not entirely sure WHAT this site is, but it has some very Monty Python-esque animations.
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Anyone who's lived in a cramped and loud apartment building can understand the frustrations brought up in this animation, although I would ultimately suggest a different solution ...
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10 of the most outrageous opening lines in literature. A few made me chuckle. Any other favorites to add?
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Some of the most difficult words to translate, and even more of them here.
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Feeling nostalgic? Looking for a 90s overload? Here are 30 minutes of cartoon openings for you. Ok, I didn't sit through the whole thing. But I was a little disturbed at how many I could sing along to ...

Pictures? Videos? Cartoons? Intriguing finds of any kind, please send 'em my way at FlossyLinks@gmail.com!

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November 15, 2008 - 7:54am
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