Saturday, February 07, 2009

Links to Learn Something From

5 Horrific Serial Killers (Who Are Free Right Now). You gotta wonder what these parole boards are thinking ...or smoking. (via Gorilla Mask)

The secret formula of embalming chemicals that keep Rosalia Lombardo looking so lifelike for 89 years has been found and revealed.

Fast Lane to the Future. India's new national superhighway has the potential to link different cultures, languages, and classes. With accompanying videos.

The history of the desk that sits in the Oval Office. The story is much more than you ever imagined.

The Top Ten Dirtiest Hotels. Reading the details made my skin crawl. And itch.

"A most decided humbug." George Hull raked in the money exhibiting the Cardiff Giant. His followup, The Ape-Man from Colorado, didn't go over quite as well.

A Visual Guide to the Financial Crisis: Unemployment Rates. (via Dark Roasted Blend)

Six types of geniuses, based on Dave's observations at Caltech. Recognize anyone you know in these?

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