Morning Cup of Links: Ridiculous Invasions

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20 Things You Didn't Know About Sugar. Pick and choose the facts you need to bolster your argument for an extra dessert tonight.
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Six Crazy Internet Money Making Ideas (That Worked). The problem is that they most likely won't work a second time. (via Gorilla Mask)
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Sidney the baby otter plays with his toys. I bet you haven't seen anything this adorable all week.
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How Not to Take Over a Country: The Six Most Ridiculous Invasion Attempts in Military History. There are always a few folks with grand delusions who miss some vital detail, like resistance. (via Unique Daily)
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101 Ways to Get Ahead on Your Thanksgiving Cooking. You might save yourself enough time and stress to enjoy the parade on TV. (via Lifehacker)
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How (and why) did Twilight become such a phenomenon? It's not just because preteen girls are smitten with vampires -older women are, too.
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Why We Eat What We Eat On Thanksgiving. Traditions may go way back, but many of them don't go back as far as the Pilgrims.

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November 18, 2009 - 11:07pm
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