Morning Cup of Links: Psychedelic Vintage Norwegian Sci-Fi

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Improve your knowledge of pop culture obscurity with these 20 book covers from psychedelic vintage Norwegian sci-fi.

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Long before dreadlocks there was the Polish plait—and 10 other oddball fads in the fashion world that, for obvious and pragmatic purposes, no longer exist today.

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Meanwhile, in Rhode Island, surveillance video captured a man accompanying a pooping pony into a liquor store. Needless to say, the incident made the local news. "I was very puzzled," said the store owner.

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Martin Sheen, Patrick Dempsey, Cliff Robertson and four more Hollywood actors who have played John F. Kennedy.

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Happy 68th birthday, John Fogerty! C'mon, who doesn't want a little Creedence in their life? For those more devoted to the ways of CCR, you'll be happy to know the front man had a release party this week for his new solo album in Los Angeles.

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JCPenney stocked up on a tea kettle that inadvertently resembled a not-so-favorable dictator from the 1930s, and guess what happened? It sold out.

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Patrick Stewart of Star Trek: TNG fame engaged with his first-ever slice of New York pizza. Here's proof.

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Denizens of the The Dirty Apple have something new to complain about: A city-wide bike sharing program. And, despite the roads not built for bicycles the way, say, Amsterdam's streets were hundreds of years ago, one journalist found his experience delightful.

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As we all know, the word "barbecue" was derived from the lexicon of a Bahamian Indian tribe which originally translated to "sacred fire pit." Oh, you were unaware? Well, then you may want to brush up on 14 more facts on the culture and history of BBQ.

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Who said it: Dr. Phil or Dr. Fünke? The ideal quiz for Arrested Development fans and self-help couch potatoes.

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