Morning Cup of Links: The Insane Kowloon Walled City

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Hong Kong’s insane Kowloon Walled City. The rabbit warren of high rise buildings housed 33,000 people with no police protection, few utilities, and barely any sunlight.
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12 Amazing Before-And-After Pictures Of Rescue Dogs. Their facial expressions say as much as their physical conditions.
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A small bear thinks he can negotiate a high line to retrieve a tasty beaver. His heroic stunt saved him, as the hunters were laughing too hard to shoot.
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15 Times You Might Have Seen Jon Hamm On Television And Didn’t Even Know It. He had a lot of roles before Mad Men made him famous.
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Papier-Mâché Pandas Are Taking Over the World. Paulo Grangeon's traveling exhibit has 1,600 of them.
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A very personal history of getting fired over a blog. It happens more than you’d think, and that’s how we get full-time bloggers.
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When 18-year-old Rachel Canning sued her parents for support, she appeared to be the definition of a spoiled brat. But you can’t always blame the parents for how a child turns out.
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Elephants make a mess when they tramp through the jungle and tear down trees. But their destruction is surprisingly beneficial to other animals.

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