Morning Cup of Links: Axe Cop

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The Jihadist Next Door. How an Alabama honors student ended up as one of the leaders of a terrorist group targeting Somalia. (via Metafilter)
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Five-year-old Malachai Nicolle tells the stories and his 29-year-old brother, a professional comics illustrator draws them up. The result is wonderful webcomic called Axe Cop.
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The Chaos is a poem often used to demonstrate how difficult it is to pronounce words in English, as the spelling and pronunciation vary so. The poem is now 274 lines long, meant to be read out loud. (via Geeks Are Sexy)
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The Star Wars read-along storybook is now on video, illustrated by vintage action figures. Turn to the next page when you hear R2D2!
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An Englishman marries an American and moves to New York City. Despite knowing the language, he finds himself in a very foreign place.
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6-year-old Gabriella Crump made a splash as a gymnast, dancer, and contortionist. Now she's 7 and appearing in TV commercials.
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5 Ways to Get Closer to Your Garbage. the point being to understand what it is and how it will affect our world.

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January 31, 2010 - 11:04pm
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