Inspired by the band Air providing a new soundtrack for the classic silent film "La Voyage Dans La Lune," here are some other suggestions (with previews of each!) for bands who should redo silent film soundtracks.
Something you wouldn't think to do on a snowy day in London: blow bubbles! Check out this video of some amazing huge bubbles, created on a frigid day, that linger splendidly.
From reader Chris, some interesting Fabergé Egg facts: did you know that the Bolsheviks were actually fans? 42 of the original 50 eggs managed to survive the revolution.
Speaking of Russia, Boston.com has (yet another - they really don't have many off days, do they?) stunning color collection of photos from Russia, one century ago.
Another submission from the Department of What If? This funny video explores what bars would be like if the traditional gender roles were reversed.
Some alternative Valentine's Day cards for Tuesday: a set inspired by the TV show "Breaking Bad," as well as 20 totally creepy vintage Valentine's Day cards. Have any others to add? Link to 'em in the comments!
And of course I must include another one of fellow _flosser David Israel's brilliant Twaggies (this one is just too true). For more great tweets illustrated, visit the Twaggies section of GoComics.
A big thanks to everyone who sent in links this week - keep it up! Send your submissions to FlossyLinks@gmail.com, or send me a Tweet!