Morning Cup of Links: Bird in a Man Suit

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Pioneer comedian Phyllis Diller died yesterday at age 95. If you're not familiar with her schtick, be thankful there are plenty of recordings like this 1969 clip of Diller with Liberace.
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What games did you play as a kid? I bet you played quite a few of these.
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Forrest Fenn is a real-life Indiana Jones character, except much wealthier. His bizarre scheme to turn his own burial into a treasure hunt may bring him more fame than anything else he's done.
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Any Day Is A Good Day For A Bill Murray Tribute Remix. It's bouncy, nostalgic, well-edited, and contains language that is NSFW.
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The Mississippi River: The Backbone of America. Providing water, transportation, and blues songs to us for hundreds of years.
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One mashup you'd have never thought of is Angry Birds and Green Day. Little green pigs with rockstar haircuts just might sell more albums, right?
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Primrose the donkey was born prematurely, and her legs weren't developed enough to hold her weight. But bright pink casts stiffen them so the tiny donkey can walk.
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Amelia Earhart, Before Her Mysterious Disappearance. She was charming, fearless, and left us with a mystery for the ages.
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Giant Bird In A Man Suit makes no sense at all, for no reason at all. But it made me laugh, and the disco-esque song is killer.
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College Humor is teaming up with Malaria No More to stomp out malaria. Their weapon is a $1 pay-per-view comedy show called Malarius, featuring some big names in entertainment.
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Is The Tonight Show in trouble? Two dozen were laid off and Jay Leno took a pay cut, but it might not be enough to save the show.
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6 Cases of Shamelessly False Advertising. Shameless because most were highly profitable schemes.

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August 21, 2012 - 1:11am
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