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Morning Cup of Links: 12 Links for 12-12-12

Miss Cellania

How To Forecast Holiday Snow.

William Shakespeare's 12 Coldest Quotes

Danny Groner

Wikimedia Commons Early nightfall can change our moods from sweet to sour, and we've already found ourselves sleepier toward the end of the workday.

Where Are These 12 Boy Bands Now?

Kathleen Elise

Groups like One Direction, The Wanted, and Big Time Rush are keeping the legacy of boy bands alive, but lest we forget the previous generation of singing boys who captured our hearts, here's a lo

12 Unexpected Subjects for Musicals

Mark Mancini

Apparently, on Broadway and elsewhere, one can break out into song over any topic imaginable, no matter how odd.

12 Things You Might Not Know About World of Warcraft

David W Brown

Last month, Blizzard Entertainment's World of Warcraft turned 8—which means that kids who started playing it when they were in middle school are now graduating from college.

12 Deleted Wikipedia Pages With Freaky Titles

Chris Higgins

Getty Images You have to love a Wikipedia page bearing the goofy warning label: "This page contains material that is kept because it is considered humorous.

Why the Enterprise Could Never Go Underwater

Erin McCarthy

By now, you've probably seen the new trailer for J.J. Abrams' Star Trek Into Darkness, which features a stunning shot of the Enterprise rising up out of a body of water.

Five Hours Until 12-12-12

Jason English

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JZshZp-cxKg To celebrate 12-12-12, we'll have a new 12-list up every hour, starting at 12:12am Eastern. Get

The Missing Links: Hasta La Pasta

Colin Patrick

My New Favorite Twitter Feed: Modern

The Best Gifts For The Worst People You Know

Jill Harness

Looking for the perfect holiday gift to give to that special someone you just can't stand?

10 Odd and Awesome 2013 Calendars

Miss Cellania

The calendar you hang on your wall or set on your desk can say a lot about what kind of person you are.

Are Poinsettias as Dangerous as Everyone Says?

Matt Soniak

Poinsettias are as indispensable to Christmas as evergreen trees and mistletoe.

12 Horrible Gobbledygook Words We Reluctantly Accepted

Arika Okrent

Years ago these words were considered hideous jargon, but over time we grew to accept them.

Brain Game: Counting Counties

You can answer today's mentalfloss.com Brain Game Tuesday Test Time challenge with the name of a U.S. state. Good luck: Texas has more counties than any other U.S.