Morning Cup of Links: Protesting Robots

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Wear a Pink Sari and Carry a Big Stick. Women in India are forming gangs to stand up for women's rights, and their vigilante justice is working where peaceful politics never could. (via Boing Boing)
You can spice up your Twitter feed by following fictional characters from movies, TV, and literature! Twitter is full of people who don't exist, but have plenty to say anyway.
I never get tired of watching super-long homemade Rube Goldberg contraptions. How come no one ever posts video of the hundred times it didn't work right?
Fred Phelps and his Westboro Baptist Church demonstrated at Comic-Con in San Diego. Robots, magical anime girls, Trekkies, Jedi, kittens, and other cosplayers demonstrated right back.
The guy who services ATMs at the bottom of the world tells us about his job. The McMurdo ATM stocks recycled cash and only gets serviced every two years -IF the repairman can get a flight. (via Discoblog)
Ten Strange Toothpastes. I can't think of too many things more unappetizing than brushing my teeth with black or brown toothpaste. (via Unique Daily)
When Cigarettes Invaded TV: 5 Big Tobacco stories revealed. Hard to believe almost 40 years later, but cigarette were once all over the tube.

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July 23, 2010 - 12:03am
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