Morning Cup of Links: Nijinsky on Video

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This optical illusion stumped me until I got to see the closeup. Even clearer is a version with the distracting colors blocked out in the comments of this post.
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You think you're a heavy sleeper? What about the guy who has an air compressor to wake him up every morning?
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There is no known footage of the famous ballet dancer Vaslav Nijinsky dancing, but YouTube has Nijinsky dance videos. Here's how they were created from still photographs. (via Boing Boing)
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Michael Jackson grabbed headlines one way or another for 40 years. Whatever you think of the weirdness in his later life, you should be aware of why he became famous in the first place.
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We're shockingly bad at noticing changes even to familiar scenes. This is called "change blindness", which has nothing to do with the fact that a dime is used for an example.
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Ringo wants to take a more active role in The Beatles. His band mates aren't so enthusiastic about the idea.
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7 Insane Food Competitions. Enjoy, if you have the stomach for them!

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June 26, 2009 - 12:11am
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