Morning Cup of Links: Birds in Hats

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Watch a 30-minute fireworks display in Toledo in only 3 minutes, thanks to the magic of video. Fast-forward, for the fast finale is fantastic!
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12 Bizarre Hello Kitty Products That are a Sign of The Coming Apocalypse. Oh yeah, some of these awful products are backlash, but others are from and for seriously addicted Hello Kittyholics.
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At the intersection of science and science fiction, you get SETI-Con, August 13-15. The theme of the event is, "Are we alone in the universe?" (via Science Not Fiction)
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The Secret of AA: After 75 Years, We Don't Know How It Works. Group therapy may be a more important component than the twelve steps, buy then again, who knows? (via Metafilter)
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If a bird were to wear a hat, what hat would it wear? There are dozens of answers to that question. (via Gorilla Mask)
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6 Things From History Everyone Pictures Incorrectly. Of course, it's mainly Hollywood's fault, but Michelangelo bears some guilt as well.
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I hate to admit it, but Ragdoll 3 is the kind of game you'll enjoy losing. Oh, I would enjoy winning as well, but just shooting the little doll out of a cannon was a lot of fun!
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The Nine Lives of Andrew Jackson. His many escapes from death remind us of Rasputin, Captain Jack Sparrow, or maybe a cat.

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July 7, 2010 - 12:03am
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