Morning Cup of Links: Afghanistan’s First Female Rapper

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Susan Feroz is Afghanistan’s First Female Rapper. She uses her rhymes to speak out for so many Afghan women who can't.
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Japanese Emoji icons can be used to tell a complete story. Challenge yourself to decipher eight familiar movie plots from grids of such icons -good luck!
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Teenagers Jonason Pauley and Jesse Perrottato devoted two years to recreating the movie Toy Story scene-by-scene, using real toys (they even got permission from Pixar!). Now that fan film is available online, all 80 minutes of it.
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See the Incredible Beauty of Thailand's Loi Krathong Festival. Floating ornaments decorate the river, and floating lanterns light up the sky.
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800 Hunters Sign Up To Kill Invasive Snakes In Florida. Well, who wouldn't want to tramp through a snake-infested swamp for the opportunity to shoot mankind's most feared enemy?
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A lot can happen on a long flight from Siberia to Armenia. Armina Babayan gave birth to a daughter on the way, as she may have fudged her due date just a little.
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Vintage Photographs of Swanky Nightclub Interiors from the Rat Pack Era. It wasn't the most enlightened of times, but oh, was it glamorous!
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5 good Samaritans who will restore your faith in humanity. Now, go out and make the world a better place yourself this week!

January 14, 2013 - 5:02am
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