Morning Cup of Links: Robot Love

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The Best Literary Quotes Ever Tattooed. They must really have a deep meaning, at least for the one person who decided to keep each one forever.
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17 Uncomfortable Moments Under The Mistletoe. The holiday spirit is not always mutual.
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Kevin Matuszak's online request for a job at Applebee's has blossomed into a full-fledged viral campaign. So far, Applebee's is playing along, but will they hire him?
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Seeds hold the power of life inside them, but they are usually overlooked and underestimated. See some fascinating images from the book Seeds: Time Capsules of Life.
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Google has pledged up to $5 million to help the World Wildlife Fund track and bust rhino poachers. The plan involves unmanned drones, which seems like a good use for them.
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The Oregon Zoo fell into hot water when the public found out that the zoo's elephant gave birth to a baby who contractually belongs to a traveling elephant show. The show may never claim her, but animal rights activists don't want to take any chances.
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How to make a baby in seven simple steps. Not for impressionable youngsters who might try this themselves.
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Is it possible to fall in love with a robot? Roboticists and sociologists alike are considering the implications of how attached we have already become to our mechanical friends.
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A Surprisingly Long List of People Who’ve Attempted Suicide. There is always hope, as these many celebrities proved after they tried to end it all.

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December 10, 2012 - 12:05am
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