Monday, July 24, 2017

Miss Cellania's Links

10 Ridiculous Feats of Literature.

Sex and Marriage in China, Where Generations of Men Outnumber Women. (via Nag on the Lake)

You don't have to love your body. (via Metafilter)

Six "Common" Medical Conditions That Don't Actually Exist. Some of them were only named in order to sell you a cure.

In 1838, Missouri witnessed the “Missouri Mormon War.” It was the first of three armed conflicts before the Mormons found their home.

Hippies, Guns, and LSD: The San Francisco Rock Band That Was Too Wild For the Sixties. The Charlatans were ahead of their time, but flamed out fast.

Remembering Hair-Raising Landings at Hong Kong’s Kai Tak Airport. Landing on runway 13/31 landings was so terrifying, it was called the Kai Tak Heart Attack.

The Scariest Rides At The Fair, Ranked By An Anxious Man. Mark Shrayber is terrified of carnival rides, yet he can't help but try them.

The 100 Greatest American Cooks of All Time. Many of the cooks on the list have a full article about them linked, which could keep you busy for some time. (via Metafilter)

12 charming coastal towns to visit this summer. Get away from the crowds of tourists for a relaxing getaway.


3 comments:

Bruce M said...

You look too happy for a Monday.

xoxoxoBruce said...

Damn, I knew it, I knew you can fly.

Ken D said...

Going in to Kai Tek you look up at the buildings on both sides of the airplane at the same time. (Alright, looked)