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The Weekend Links

Allison Keene
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Excellent article of lessons for this economy ... from a hobbit. What would Bilbo Do? (Thanks Merinda!)
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Stephen Fry linked to this on his Twitter (and yes, Stephen Fry has a Twitter, and yes he's hilarious ... of course): it's called This is Why You're Fat, and it's filled with positively wonderfully disgusting pictures of food. Speaking of Twitter, all your Flossy bloggers are now all on Twitter, including me, as FlossyAlli! I'll try to post links and oddities throughout the week.
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Flossy friend Larry sends in a link about words for sale. A website is selling off 1000 words on the internet that will belong to you for 10 years. Get 'em while they're hot! The website design is cool enough to check out regardless.
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From Andi, 15 remarkable cemeteries and tombs to visit ... before you die.
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10 Famous Paintings Recreated in Vegetables. (Thanks Jan!)

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Wonder how Lincoln, Darwin and Obama all relate? Check out this brief, intriguing article by my friend Ted over at the Washington City Paper.
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Kolja wins the award of Most Awesome Link of 2009. I know it's only February, but I'm calling it. These are the best My Little Ponies you've ever seen. Even the scary ones are cute!

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The Geek Revolution continues: 10 Geekiest Graffiti

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Thanks as always to those who send in links, and don't stop! Email all links, pictures and blogs to FlossyLinks@gmail.com. Have a great weekend!

[Last Weekend's Links]

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