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)
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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.
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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?
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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.
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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)
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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)
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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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