Morning Cup of Links: Doing the Santa Claus Things

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21 Ways To Keep Santa Real For Your Kids. I did the separate wrapping paper and handwriting, and believe me, they noticed.
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Have you ever been confused over whether you should "like" a sad story on Facebook? Facebook is considering the option of a "sympathize" button for such cases, but still no "dislike" button.
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Alligators and crocodiles are smarter than we thought. They've just joined the few species we know of that use tools.
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Behold, 29 images of weather at its most powerful. Lightning strikes, waterspouts, volcanoes, in all their terrible glory.
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Artist Lomaho Kretzmann takes classic album covers and improves them with monsters. They may have sold even better this way!
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Arsenic: The Near-Perfect Murder Weapon. Many cases weren't even considered murder until the arsenic angle was investigated.
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Watching a corgi playing on a carousel will do your heart good. And even more good if you did this much exercise yourself!
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Teen Pregnancies Drop a Whopping 52 Percent in Two Decades. Most of the change is attributed to decisions made by teenagers themselves.
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States are running out of drugs for executions by lethal injection. Alternatives have been tried, but is there any good way to kill someone?

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