Morning Cup of Links: Instagram Kerfluffle

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Instagram's new terms of service outraged users when it appeared the company was claiming rights to all their pictures. Company co-founder Kevin Systrom responded by saying that “it is not our intention to sell your photos,” just your data to target advertising to you.
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Watch 300 films released this year in only seven minutes. Filmography 2012 is no simple supercut, but a masterful mashup that makes it seem like one big movie.
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What did kids read before Hans Christian Andersen?
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21 Brilliant British People Problems. I don't know about "brilliant," but they are baffling enough to us Yanks to be funny.
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If Congress doesn't address the Farm Bill resolution, forces may go into effect to raise the price of milk to $6 a gallon. The upside is that we may end up consuming less milk and ice cream and losing weight.
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The TV series Kojak will be remade into a feature film starring Vin Diesel. Which would make perfect sense if anyone who still goes to theaters were old enough to remember the show.
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Everyone has wished at one time or another to have x-ray vision and see inside those wrapped Christmas gifts. X-ray artist Hugh Turvey has done just that with his series called “Xograms.”
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Terry Jones, the Florida preacher who infamously burned a Koran a couple years back, spoke on the streets in New York. People listened until they realized he was preaching hate, and they responded spectacularly.
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Why the U.S. must change its presidential succession rules. A scenario in which a man in his 90s may become president is possible, but not exactly desirable.
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The 10 Worst Christmas Movies Ever. But you might be able to add your own suggestions to this list.

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December 19, 2012 - 12:22am
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