Sunday, July 02, 2017

Sunday Links

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Mumbai has the world's second-largest collection of Art Deco buildings but no one notices them 

What happens when dogs call 911 As hilarious as you'd expect. Via

Frose recipe: How to make a delicious frozen cocktail 

Zappa Krappa | Robert Davidson's Cult Favorite Photo Negatives Resurrected

The Cold War was once fought with bonkers concept cars

Cocktails visualized  Via

Hear An Unreleased Thelonious Monk Recording Made For Film 

The good old days before the internet.

9 Activities to Avoid While Consuming Wine Don't go to Zumba class or cut your dog's hair.

All the Animals That Love Touchscreens From wolves to penguins to tortoises, creatures of all stripes are discovering the joys of computing. Could it improve their lives?

Photographer Revisits Refugee Crisis Scenes 18 Months Later

The Ultimate List of Wonderfully Specific Museums

Would Your Dog Eat You if You Died? Get the Facts. (Not for the squeamish) Thanks Bruce!

The woman keeping track of ‘eroding norms’ in the Trump era: ‘We forget all the things we should be outraged about’

Coffin Collars and Cemetery Guns: Fortifying the Dead against Bodysnatchers: "The Church-yard became thronged with People who employed themselves in opening the different Graves of their deceased friends or relations. This extraordinary scene continued during three or four days, the result of which was, the discovery of the exhumation of a number of bodies…" Via

In 1902, Audiences Turned Up Their Noses at the First Perfume Concert On a New York stage, a poet and art critic named Sadakichi Hartmann attempted the first perfume concert, and it was a disaster.

This Buddhist Parable Can Ease Your Suffering During a Crisis  After being struck by one arrow can you avoid the second arrow of emotional reaction? Via

2017 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year These photos make me want to travel. They also make me ashamed of the photos I take with my iPhone.

How To Use an Image Transfer to Transform Vintage Furnture  I thought it was a nice piece of furniture 'before' but it's stunning "after"

A tip: Never Ask The Internet To Photoshop Your Engagement Photo

DIY Wedding Favors That Will Suit You To a Tea

Louis Cartier created the wristwatch so that aviator Santos-Dumont could check his performance while flying over Paris

5 signs that you're smarter than average I won't tell you which traits I exhibit but I scored 4/5.


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