- The Girl Who Turned to Bone – Atlantic Mobile
- “Children Are Dying” – People & Politics – Washingtonian
- Solomon Shereshevsky, the Unforgettable
- Mike Jay reviews ‘Permanent Present Tense’ by Suzanne Corkin · LRB 23 May 2013
- Holler If Ya Read Me: African-American Writers—and Readers—Fret Over the Future of Thug Lit | Observer
- My Medical Choice by Angelina Jolie – NYTimes.com
- Interior Lives, Katherine Rowland interviews Claire Messud – Guernica / A Magazine of Art & Politics
- Republicans Agree to Stop Using Word Scandal in Every Sentence If Obama Resigns : The New Yorker
- Pearl Jam Baby (She was only 2)
- Sneezing Animals Compilation
- Famed bird reappears after 400,000 miles of flight
- Could the Tasmanian tiger be hiding out in New Guinea?
- Scientists capture one of the world’s rarest big cats on film (photos)
- NOVA | Australia: First 4 Billion Years
- Article: 10 Common Ideas About Sex — That May Be Totally Wrong
- Tomgram: Engelhardt, The Biggest Criminal Enterprise in History | TomDispatch
- Roger Alan Wade- Fryin´ Bacon Nekkid
- Drive Thru Zombie Headless Prank
- Flirting With Animal Facts | Pleated-Jeans.com
- Springbok pronking
- Top 5 Strangest Rainforest Animals – Wildlife
- How to Make a Mini Bow and Arrow
- Rafsanjani’s Exclusion from Iran’s Presidential Race a Sign of Creeping Totalitarianism | Informed Comment
- Sen. Inhofe: “When a Disaster Occurs in America… Everyone … wants to pour Money on’em” | Informed Comment
- The Rag Blog: Michael James : Bill at Chester’s Hamburger King
- The Rag Blog: REPORT / Mariann G. Wizard : ‘La Vida Coca’ in Bolivia and Peru / 3
- Yet more felids: the Javan leopard
- Time Regained! by James Gleick | The New York Review of Books
- Pathetic Little People / Жалкий Людишк а
- How To Disappoint Your Parents In 61 Seconds – BuzzFeed Mobile
- Spinosaurus vs Carcharodontosaurus – The balance of power – Planet Dinosaur – BBC
- Republicans Question Whether Obama Could Handle Actual Scandal : The New Yorker
- Cat Beards | Know Your Meme
- Speed Kills – This is Why You Can’t Outrun a Cheetah
- Captivating Portraits of Luminous Underwater Creatures – My Modern Metropolis
- Common misquotations
- The Japanese Tradition – Chopsticks
- The Smallest Park In The World
- Game of Fucks: All the swearing in Game of Thrones | Slacktory
- The ultimate Arrested Development supercut | Slacktory
- Gay of Thrones: Game of Thrones Ep. 8 Recap
- They Surf with Patton Oswalt
- Obama Asks Staff to Start CC’ing Him on Stuff : The New Yorker
- Mozambique Diary: On the benefits of being lazy
- Insect photography workshop in Belize
- Jane Mayer: How Far Did PBS Go to Avoid Offending a Sponsor? : The New Yorker
- Forgotten Heroes – NYTimes.com
- ‘Sex Offender Village’ – NYTimes.com
- What’s Next For Kaitlyn Hunt
Daily Archives: August 6, 2012
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The hand-held camera you have to have – Salon.com.
GOP insider: Religion destroyed my party – Salon.com.
Rashida Jones: “I’m the town slut” – Salon.com.
Mars Rover Should Not Get So Much Attention, Say Higgs-Boson Scientists : The New Yorker.
Hospital Chain Inquiry Cited Unnecessary Cardiac Work – NYTimes.com.
Terms of Service in New York Restaurants – NYTimes.com.
Sci-Fi writers of the past predict life in 2012.
Boy Scout files reveal repeat child abuse by sexual predators – latimes.com.
Adam Gopnik: Mormonism’s History and Meanings : The New Yorker.
DVD of the Week: Nicholas Ray’s “Johnny Guitar” : The New Yorker.
Confessions of a Hypochondriac : The New Yorker.
The last brigadier – Page 1 – News – Seattle – Seattle Weekly.
Letters of Note: Why Explore Space?.
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Alan Turing’s Reading List: What the Computing Pioneer Borrowed From His School Library | Brain Pickings
Alan Turing’s Reading List: What the Computing Pioneer Borrowed From His School Library | Brain Pickings.
Carl Sagan’s Reading List | Brain Pickings.
Henry Miller on Reading, Influence, and What’s Wrong with Education | Brain Pickings.
Susan Sontag on Love: Illustrated Diary Excerpts | Brain Pickings.
GOP Voter Suppression, Veterans Edition | ThinkProgress.
How vested interests defeated climate science A Dark Victory | Robert Manne | The Monthly.
NASA’s Car-Sized Curiosity Rover Lands on Mars.
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