Morning Cup of Links: The Saga of Budweiser

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The rise and fall of an American beer. How Budweiser gobbled up the competition, up until they were gobbled up by InBev.
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If you could guess what plant scientists are using to try for a cancer vaccine, you'd probably guess anything but ...tobacco.
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Cakes Wrecks. An entire blog dedicated to those occasions when professional cake decorating goes horribly wrong.
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The temples of Angkor Wat are crumbling under the feet of a million tourists each year. Since Cambodia depends on tourism, the country is trying to develop alternative destinations.
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A guy uses firecrackers to play a practical joke on his wife. She'll never touch a gun again.
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Olympic torches through the years. Each Olympiad has its own torch, with its own story.
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Misheard Lyrics: Pearl Jam's "Yellow Ledbetter". As many times as I've seen this, I still laugh.

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July 23, 2008 - 10:23pm
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