How much would you pay for your right to protest?
The Death Star and the Final Trench Run. It didn't happen the way you think it did. (via Metafilter)
From Hospital Gowns to Paper Couture: The Unlikely Origins of '60s Disposable Dresses. Don't miss the gallery of groovy dresses at the end.
In 1915, a small band of warriors from a remote part of Georgia clad in medieval armor rode into the capital of Tiflis, reporting for military duty, stating: "We hear there's a war." (via reddit)
There used to be 4 billion American chestnut trees, but they all disappeared.
The Magic Flute Told in Cat GIFs. (via Metafilter)
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