Morning Cup of Links: Our Favorite Butlers

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Flavorwire doesn't care too much for the new movie The Butler. Instead, they look back at other Favorite Fictional Butlers in Pop Culture.
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10 Perfect Facts We Learned About The Princess Bride From Rob Reiner. These tidbits will only make you love the film more.
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Wake up, sheeple! Hundreds of sheep in New Zealand got together for a political rally to let their voices be herd.
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The Sisters of Loretto in Kentucky are fighting to keep a gas fracking pipeline from running through their land. The singing nuns will have none of it.
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13 Reasons You Wouldn't Want To Live In Jane Austen's England. The unpleasant parts are mostly glossed over in her novels.
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Why People Throw Shoes in Afghanistan. “It’s the best way to express your hatred against ignorant and stupid people.”
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27 Ways To Eat Like An Adult In College. Or, more to the point, how to eat like a resourceful person in a dormitory.
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Why are smart kids more likely to do drugs? There are several possible reasons, and more than one may be right.
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11 Ways We Used Radiation in Everyday Life. Once people thought radioactive materials were safe enough to brush teeth with.

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