Morning Cup of Links: Surprising Oscar Winners

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12 Movies You Won’t Believe Are Oscar Winners. Considering the Academy's reluctance to give an Oscar to a comedy, that is.
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9 Horrifying Creatures That Are Real Life Vampires. From fish to birds to insects, they're all out for blood.
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Meet BG: The Johannesburg Zoo’s Tweeting Honey Badger. The zoo rigged the badger's cage with automatic cameras for a non-stop stream of image Tweets.
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Why aren't there more solar plants in the desert? What seems like a winning idea isn't as easy as it sounds.
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Just when you thought SyFy movies couldn't get any more ridiculous, they combine a natural disaster with a predator. Behold, the trailer for Sharknado!
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Ten Sleepy Animals. They don't do anything but look adorable, but isn't that all you really want?
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Nine life lessons you can learn from Hamlet. The title character overthinks everything, so that you don't have to.
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11 movies in which Washington, D.C. get destroyed. What has Hollywood got against the capital these days?
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5 shocking facts about the painkiller epidemic among women. Five times as many women die from painkillers now as in 1999.
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7 July 4th Traditions from Around the Nation. Do you have any others to add?

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March 7, 2013 - 8:58am
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