The Weekend Links

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Excellent article of lessons for this economy ... from a hobbit. What would Bilbo Do? (Thanks Merinda!)
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Stephen Fry linked to this on his Twitter (and yes, Stephen Fry has a Twitter, and yes he's hilarious ... of course): it's called This is Why You're Fat, and it's filled with positively wonderfully disgusting pictures of food. Speaking of Twitter, all your Flossy bloggers are now all on Twitter, including me, as FlossyAlli! I'll try to post links and oddities throughout the week.
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Flossy friend Larry sends in a link about words for sale. A website is selling off 1000 words on the internet that will belong to you for 10 years. Get 'em while they're hot! The website design is cool enough to check out regardless.
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From Andi, 15 remarkable cemeteries and tombs to visit ... before you die.
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10 Famous Paintings Recreated in Vegetables. (Thanks Jan!)

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... And even more food art! (Concurrently in the Annals of Too Much Time)

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Wonder how Lincoln, Darwin and Obama all relate? Check out this brief, intriguing article by my friend Ted over at the Washington City Paper.
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Kolja wins the award of Most Awesome Link of 2009. I know it's only February, but I'm calling it. These are the best My Little Ponies you've ever seen. Even the scary ones are cute!

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One might arrrrrrgue that all pirates arrrrrrre great, but here are 8 popular pirates who were actually kind of losers. Arrrrrr (one for the road).
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From my friend Anderson: Recession stubble? Mustaches for charity? Beards are back, and facial hair is a full-grown trend.
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According to some person who has seemingly tracked ever meme and viral incident of the past few years, here are 99 Things You Should Have Experienced On The Internet. Save this link for a rainy day. How many have you Flossers seen? Just scanning through I'd say I'm only at 50%, tops, and you guys know how much time I spend online ...
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lenticular-clouds.jpg 7 (More!) Phenomenal Wonders of the Natural World.

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Who needs a Top Hat when you have a Top Cat?
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In the land of turtles!
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The site F My Life takes awful everyday stories about as long as tweets for your perusal. I don't know if they're all real, but some really made me laugh.
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Jorge Reyes (aka Hugo on Lost) has a blog that's pretty hilarious. Although I'm pretty proud of my own Ben pic/caption this week.
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yarnskeleton.jpg There is something so oddly snuggly about this knitted skeleton ...

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The Geek Revolution continues: 10 Geekiest Graffiti

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Thanks as always to those who send in links, and don't stop! Email all links, pictures and blogs to FlossyLinks@gmail.com. Have a great weekend!

[Last Weekend's Links]

February 21, 2009 - 7:31am
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