Morning Cup of Links: RoboDog Shark Bait

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The Perseid Meteor Shower is conveniently scheduled for this weekend. Read some tips on arranging the optimum conditions to enjoy the show.
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The television news anchors are paid millions of dollars, but are they worth it? When you figure the dollars per viewer, some seem overpaid.
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22 Years Later, Sony Is Making An ALF Movie. There's no real reason why, except that movies based on old TV shows make easy money from young theater patrons.
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A bucket drummer and his 3-year-old son (also a drummer) entertain a crowd. The kid's a born performer!
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Cats and dogs chasing a laser light would make a great music video, wouldn't it? Why sure, and it's even better if you turn the audio down.
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10 Cryptids More Terrifying than the Mongolian Death Worm. Somehow, I find the illustration of the Jersey Devil to be a bit less than "terrifying." More like "ridiculous."
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To prepare for Shark Week, Mythbusters designed an experiment to find out if the dog paddle attracts sharks, but they really didn't want to sacrifice a dog to do it. The solution is RoboDog!
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The kid hosting The After School Gourmet teaches other latchkey kids to make their own meals. Hey, what's wrong with a diet of fruit roll-ups and string cheese?
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Video games can make you lose track of time and your health. Four days of almost non-stop playing sent an Ohio teenager to the hospital suffering from dehydration and disorientation.
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From Zippo Cars to the Peepmobile: 7 Bizarre Marketing Vehicles. And you can bet people are already trying to book the still-existing ones for this year's prom.

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August 10, 2012 - 1:04am
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