Morning Cup of Links: Fire Flower Power

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She called 911 for help, but the cop who responded raped her. And the scared teenage mother was the one who was hauled off to jail that night.
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Fourteen dancing robots make up a chorus line to celebrate Chinese New Year. Do you think they could put the Rockettes out of business?
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Almost a year went by before he turned in a winning lottery ticket, but then he declined to tell who bought it. Then he wanted to just forget the whole thing, so Iowa is investigating the mysterious Crawford Shaw.
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The 25 Most Colorful Sea Slugs on Earth. They look like plush toy art pieces set in an underwater photo shoot.
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Liam Neeson records an awesome outgoing phone message for a fan. Her phone has been ringing off the hook ever since.
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Filmmaker Freddie Wong attempts to find and unlock the power of the Fire Flower from the Mario Universe. However, with great power comes great responsibility, or risk, or something.
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With everything that's happened since the idea came up, they are still talking about making a fifth Terminator movie. All we know for sure is that it will be an R-rated film.
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This adorable baby snow monkey likes the look of the colorful tennis shoes. And that meant they looked delicious.
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The family consists of him, her, his kids, her kids, and her brain-damaged ex-husband. With enough trust and compassion, the family makes it work.
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Washington Didn’t Sleep Here: A White House FAQ. As Gerald Ford once said, “the best public housing I’ve ever seen.”

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January 30, 2012 - 12:09am
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