Morning Cup of Links: Krampus Parade

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Nicole Maines and her brother Jonas were born identical twins, but they look very different at age 14. Nicole was named Wyatt at birth, but showed sign of being a girl from a very early age. (via Metafilter)
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The movie we've all been waiting for: Worst in Show is a documentary about the 2011 World’s Ugliest Dog Competition. Watch the trailer and see how much these ugly dogs are loved.
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Lowes pulled its ads from the TV show American Muslim because of complaints from a conservative group. Is the move Islamophobic, pandering, or just a business decision?
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Dutch sociopath Joran Van der Sloot was the last person to see Natalie Holloway alive, and is awaiting trial for killing Stephany Flores. Although he's in a Peruvian jail, he's still picking up women.
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There's been a number of strange Santa sightings lately. He's been seen swimming with sharks, playing with guns, and bungee jumping.
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You'd expect a robot called MorpHex to change somehow. Watch as it changes from a sphere to a six-legged scary looking morphing monster ...no, actually it's cute and dances well.
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The trailer for Men In Black III is out. This time, it involves time travel.
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This is What Extreme Pogo Sticking Looks Like On a GoPro. Plus other video tricks that make extreme jumping look really cool.
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The Creepiest Christmas Parade Ever, starring Krampus!
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Bees vs. Hornets vs. Wasps: What’s the Difference? Plus some other animals you may get confused with each other.

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December 13, 2011 - 12:09am
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