Morning Cup of Links: Gainers

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So someone leaves a phone on a bar, someone else picks it up and plays with it, and the next thing you know Gizmodo is taking it apart and declaring that this disguised iPhone is a test model of the not-yet-released iPhone 4G.
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4 Common Scams And How To Avoid Them. A new month, a new scheme to separate you from your cash (or credit).  (via Consumerist)
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What looks like a little old root cellar opens up into a first-class bunker in which one could ride out the apocalypse in style. Or maybe the owner justs want some privacy.
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"Gainers" are individuals who fantasize about becoming fat. I suppose everyone must have dreams and goals. (via Obesity Panacea)
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Hey, I wonder if an car airbag could power an ejector seat! This is what your mechanic does in his spare time, which he's charging you for anyway.
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Next month will mark the 30th anniversary of the Mount St. Helens eruption that buried the area in volcanic ash. 25,000 acres was set aside as a research area in 1982, so scientists could see how nature alone would reclaim the blast site.
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The Best Pun IN THE WORLD!! OK, these are the finalists for a contest that is over, but they're still a bunch of funny groaners.

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April 20, 2010 - 12:16am
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