Morning Cup of Links: The Hobbit Wraps It Up

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Peter Jackson spent 15 years in Middle Earth, filming six epic Tolkien movies. Friday was the very last day of shooting, and the director shared it with all of us.
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35 Essential Life Lessons We Can Learn From Animals. With the properly adorable photo illustrations.
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Famous Directors’ Forgotten TV Projects. Alternately, you may have seen these and never realized who was behind them.
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See a collection of really bad tattoos. Some are misguided ideas, some are by obviously beginner inkers, and some are both. Oh, and some images are slightly NSFW.
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How Coffee Could Save Your Life. I'll drink to that -several cups every morning.
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Congratulations to the winner of the World Snail Racing Championships! The fastest snail logged a time of 2:47 …to go about a foot and a half.
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Someone Figured Out How Many Licks It Takes To Get To The Center Of A Tootsie Pop. Because science, and Tootsie Pops.
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From PTSD to Prison: Why Veterans Become Criminals. And how a new program might reverse the trend.
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The cruel, predictable outcome of fat-shaming. Negative comments and discrimination only make things worse.

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