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The Weekend Links: Saturday Edition

Allison Keene

Travel can be exhausting, but perhaps it would be less so if your luggage doubled as a seat ... * From Rachel (and a bunch of other people, though hers was the first I read), a site called Jim'

Lunchtime Quiz Leftovers

Jason English

The Late Movies: Comedians Before They Were Stars

Erica Palan

Everyone likes to see celebrities before they were famous, but comedians are a special breed.

The Quick 10: Pac-Man Turns 30!

Stacy Conradt

I spent a lot of time playing Ms. Pac Man and Frogger at Skateland when I was growing up.

5 Things You Didn't Know About Salmon Chase

Ethan Trex

Salmon P.

From a Distance: Visiting the mental_floss Store

Jason English

Yesterday Laura Drapac and Dave Koen paid a visit to the mental_floss retail store in Chesterland, Ohio. They made the trip from Denton, Texas.

What Words or Phrases Drive You Crazy?

Jason English

Every Friday, I post a series of unrelated questions meant to spark conversation in the comments. Answer one, answer all, respond to someone else's reply, whatever you want. Very casual.

Bart Simpson's Blackboard

Chris Higgins

In the opening credits of The Simpsons, Bart is usually (but not always) shown writing something on a blackboard at school, presumably a punishment for his schoolboy antics.

Secrets Between the Sexes

Jill Harness

Men and women are in a constant struggle to better understand the complex inner workings of one another's minds.

Amazing 3D Projections on Buildings

Ransom Riggs

This kind of blew me away. NuFormer is a company in the Netherlands that specializes in outdoor advertising of a very peculiar sort -- done on the faces of buildings.

Brain Game: My Sood Is in the Shop

These five entries might sound like the names of five rather odd automobile makes/models, but they're actually the names of cars currently available on the market - just mixed up a bit.

Morning Cup of Links: Stanford's Secret Weapon

Colin Patrick

Dustin Diamond might learn a thing or two from reading this new book by Todd Bridges. * It's been a bad week for people who like to commit crimes without getting pummeled in the process. * Wh

The Late Movies: Bob Dylan Covers

Mark Arminio

One of the greatest artists of our time, Bob Dylan is known for his beautiful lyrics. Tonight for the Late Movies, here are some fantastic Dylan covers. Seattle-based indie stars Fleet Foxes

How a New Breed of Rodents is Changing the Face of Science

the mag

By Maggie

Brain Game: Sandy's Square Dance #2

It's been far too long between my first Square Dance and this one; we'll have to include this type of puzzle more often.

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