Morning Cup of Links: Mystery Broadcasts

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Every once in a while, people encounter things on their radio, TV, or interstellar wave detectors that no one can explain. Is it a secret military message, a prankster hacking just to see if it can be done, or aliens trying to contact us?
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The Top 10 Worst Attempts At Cutting Down A Tree, or at least the worst where someone was ready to record the disaster on video. Enjoy, then review your home owner's insurance.
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An experimental community in the New Jersey woods has become a destination for the homeless. As the population goes up and donations go down, idealism goes out the window.
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A group of finches and their improvisational guitar work. Many times I've heard worse solos by pros in nightclubs.
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Which species is least likely to knock over dominos during a TV game show? If you've never seen an armadillo in action, you'll want to watch this all the way through. (via Buzzfeed)
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The Religious Affiliation of Comic Book Characters. Super heroes don't usually proselytize, but we can figure out their beliefs through their actions. (via Neatorama)
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Fun with Venn and Euler Diagrams. Now that I have a family of six, I should make a new Euler diagram of their eating habits, but it would be too discouraging.

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January 18, 2010 - 11:01pm
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