Thursday, December 16, 2010

Good Reads and Information

TIME magazine lists The Top 10 Everything of 2010. It’s a list of lists so list-lovers can pick a list or two to argue about.

The 6 Greatest War Heroes Who Got Screwed Out of History. As The History Channel retreats from history to bring us UFOs and ghosts, Cracked steps in to fill the gap.

The Top 10 Real-Life Grinches. History has no shortage of men whose shorts were too tight or whose hearts were three sizes too small.

The Lesser-Known Race Riots of Los Angeles. The melting pot boils over more often than you realized.

Jack Tripper the Amazing Eyeless Kitty. (via TYWKIWDBI)

There’s more to Mary, the mother of Jesus than what you find in a Renaissance painting. Clues from the Bible paint a picture of a strong young woman, which is what she had to be.

You might find these 19th century firefighter’s masks eerily familiar. They certainly look like characters we knew a long time ago in a galaxy far, far away.

Today, you …tomorrow, me. A personal story shared that might renew your faith in humankind. (via Metafilter)

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