"...boom, there are all these wildcatters and roughnecks throwing up the Stars and Stripes on little mounds of manure all over the world." A fascinating look at American imperialism, the Guano Act, and how to take resources without taking responsibility. (via Metafilter)
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In 1726, a woman gave birth to dozen of rabbits, some while being observed by physicians. One gullible doctor even published the case before the hoax was discovered. (via the Presurfer)
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Allie Brosch of Hyperbole and a Half demonstrates the right way and many wrong ways to put on a coat.
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Chad wrote a catchy love song to Vy and presented it disguised as an iPhone ad at a movie theater. It ended with a marriage proposal.
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A hundred hours a week plugging gunshot wounds and putting broken bodies back together as fast as possible. That's the life of a trauma surgeon in Detroit. (via Boing Boing)
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Smell like a Monster! Sesame Street spoofs the Old Spice Guy to teach you about the word "on".
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Did you ever notice how Pink Floyd and the Bee Gees sound alike? They don't, but a skilled hand can mash their songs together quite artfully.
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4 Bold Business Scams (And Why They Failed Miserably). Get greedy, push your luck, and even the most gullible customers will turn on you.