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The Majestic Plastic Bag

This made the rounds a few weeks ago, but I think it's really funny and well-done -- and deeply, sadly true. Clever and tongue-in-cheek, it tells the story of the migration of a single plastic bag from its birthplace ("the vast concrete jungles of California, home to literally dozens of animals") to "its home" -- the Great Pacific Garbage Patch.

If you've never heard of the Garbage Patch (AKA the Trash Vortex, AKA the Garbage Gyre), check out this disturbing bit of journalism from VBS.tv.

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Finding Art in Everyday Sights
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Artist Paul Gledhill "draws on" everyday sights for inspiration. See more on Instagram.

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Can You Find the Money in Santa’s Sack in This Hidden Image Puzzle?
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A hidden-object image features rows of Santas carrying sacks.
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Vouchercloud, a website and app for online deals, brings us this holiday-themed test of your vision just in time for Christmas. Hidden among all the identical Santa Clauses carrying sacks of presents, one financially-savvy Santa is carrying a big sack of money. Can you figure out where he is? (Warning: Spoilers below.)

Spot him yet? If you’re stumped, check out the solution below. If this one was a breeze for you, try out a few more hidden-object puzzles here, here, and here. Or if you’re looking for something with a little more real-life relevancy, try to figure out where the snake is in this photo. Happy hunting!

A hidden-object image features rows of Santas carrying sacks with the solution circled in red.

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