Morning Cup of Links: Lefty Woes

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The Olympic Security Snafu. For $89 million, the security contractor has so few people in place that the British Army has been called up as reinforcements.
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The 18 Worst Things For Left-Handed People. And we righties have never even had to think about them.
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The Evolution of PC Games. Your nostalgic trip through time will be accompanied by catchy, bouncy electronic music.
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It's bad enough that a drought makes you irrigate crops to keep from losing them, but now corn growers are told to stop irrigation because the rivers are running dry. Where is your corn now?
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Can Richard Dreyfuss laugh on cue? Of course, look at all the practice he's had in the movies -and in blooper reels.
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The Problem of Cyanobacteria and Toxic Lakes. It's how nature deals with pollution, but it kills flora and fauna, and ruins our drinking water.
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Ground Zero of Minneapolis' music scene is First Avenue, at least historically, which saved the club from bankruptcy in 2004. The list of artists who launched their careers there is quite impressive.
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CMT Is The Greatest Network On Television. They've greenlighted a list of ridiculous shows that I just may have to watch ...once.
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Pikachu on Acid. Surreal animation with a little NSFW language.
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Here is the unlikely story of the first gay military union.
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The FDA has approved the first drug specifically for the prevention of AIDS. It's not 100% effective, has some possible side effects, and costs $14,000 a year.
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The stories of ten people who operated on themselves. It took guts, but in most cases there was no other choice.

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July 18, 2012 - 1:00am
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