Morning Cup of Links: Drive-Through Skeleton Prank Reactions

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The drive-through skeleton prank is perfect for Halloween, and it didn't fool anyone. Until it turned and looked at them!
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The black market website Silk Road was shut down and its webmaster, Dread Pirate Roberts, was arrested. Read how the FBI tracked him down.
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An upcoming episode of The Simpsons is supposed to see the death of a character, but it won't be the first time. Here are 16 characters who died in the series already.
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Marina Shifrin's former boss and co-workers answered her dancing "I Quit" video with a dance video of their own. So a viral video company has just scored two hit videos with no content.
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Norm MacDonald's Theory About the Breaking Bad Finale Will Blow Your Mind. And he's not the only one who had the same wild idea.
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From Mean Girls to Clueless: Pop Culture’s Best Back-to-School-Lessons. Heaven help us if young people actually take them seriously.
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Why other countries don't shut down their governments. Mainly because it's not a pleasant or efficient way to run a country.
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Weird Camera Effects. When we began to record images outside our brains, we added a mechanical layer of interpretation that can go slightly and disturbingly wrong.

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October 3, 2013 - 7:18am
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