Morning Cup of Links: 12 Links for 12-12-12

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How To Forecast Holiday Snow. Computer models, weather patterns, and an educated hunch come together to predict a white Christmas -or not.
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To love, honor, obey, and bomb: 10 film flops headlined by doomed couples. Sometimes even the stars cannot detect the lack of chemistry between them.
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Your guide to holiday movies. Will you be in the mood for adventure, escapism, or Oscar bait?
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Take A Bow, Ad Wizards: 10 Best Commercials of 2012. Whether you buy the products or not, they got your attention -and that's all an ad can do, really.
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25 Amazing Gingerbread Houses. They're all technically houses, but that's all they have in common.
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The History of Christmas Carols. No other holiday has enough music to run radio stations 24/7 for a month.
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A London chef is preparing the world's most expensive Christmas dinner. The complete feast for four will cost $200,450, and doesn't sound all that appetizing.
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Cats love boxes. This one strongly resists being un-boxed.
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How to Sail a Boulder Across Lake Titicaca on a Reed Boat. Huge rocks were moved 1,500 years ago, and a modern expedition recreated the stunt to see if it was possible.
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The Traditional Christmas Peppermint Pig. Hit it with a hammer!
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Meet the 2013 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees. They won't be officially installed until April.
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Why Is The Middle Finger Offensive? It is only if your culture decides that it is.

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December 12, 2012 - 12:09am
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