Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Miss Cellania's Links

The White House: Keeping Up Appearances. It's changed a lot over the years.

The art of glassblowing hasn't changed much. It's still just as amazing as it was  2,000 years ago.

Russia's Dyatlov Pass Incident, the Strangest Unsolved Mystery of the Last Century.

Cecil Brown tells the remarkable tale of Stagolee. (via Boing Boing)

The Mao Mango Cult of 1968. A shift in the political focus in China coincided with a box of mangoes, which led to a year-long fad that equated mangos with China's leader Mao Zedong.

How to make your cat Internet famous. The first requirement is that you must have the right cat.

Dogs May Understand Human Perspective Better than Previously Thought. This was determined by a study in which dogs took advantage of an opportunity to misbehave.

Anthony Edwards on Zero Hour, ER, and being Top Gun’s “Mr. Lefty Liberal Peace Lover.” After a decade of retirement, it's good to see that he's back on the big screen.

Some states have specific laws that allow ministers and parishioners to carry firearms in church. It's a tradition that goes back to the days where almost every man was armed as a matter of course. 

7 reasons to never ever ever vacation on a cruise ship. Going adrift without power isn't the only disaster that has befallen cruise ships in recent years.

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