Sunday, August 07, 2016

Sunday Links 15

The Woman Card[s]

Arms wide open. The story behind Cristo Redactor.

Is it time for a resurgence of 1970s decor? Nope.

8 Instagram Apps  for new filters, original profile layouts and totally emotional montages​.

The Founder of TED Lists His 5 Favorite TED Talks

A Radioactive Cold War Military Base Will Soon Emerge From Greenland’s Melting Ice They thought the frozen earth would keep it safely hidden. They were wrong

I grew up in Quebec. My birth name is Trudel. Yet at least half of these  subtle signs you'll never quite master French apply to me.

Common MythConceptions The world's most contagious falsehoods.

The Strange World of Japanese Hangover Cures . It's a $178 million industry, and no one knows if it works.

When Your Dinner Guest Orders a $700 Bottle of Wine: An Etiquette Guide

‘I Have No Choice but to Keep Looking’ Five years after the tsunami that killed tens of thousands in Japan, a husband still searches the sea for his wife, joined by a father hoping to find his daughter.

Selections from One-Star Amazon Reviews of William Faulkner’s The Sound and the Fury

Insane Double Dutch In Hong Kong

The trick to having it all: asking for help … and hiring a butler. Hello Alfred takes care of life’s little chores so you don’t have to.

The Untold Story of a Legendary Diane Arbus Photograph

What In-Flight Meals Used To Be Like in the Golden Age of Flying

All Creatures Great and Small  Steve McCurry's photos of beasts.

 The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford has a wonderful collection of rings.

Singing in the Shah Mosque in Isfahan

What Is the Most Trash Cereal You Consistently Eat? 

Right now it's hot as hell and keeping warm is not an issue but in another 5 months I might be wanting Flexwarm, The World's Smartest Jacket.

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