Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Miss Cellania's Links

The Vanport Tragedy. One painful step in the integration of Portland, Oregon.

One of the more interesting intentional communities of history was the pirate refuge Libertatia. But did it ever really exist?

All Politicians Lie. Some Lie More Than Others.

Strip out the quick edits, the costumes, and the Photoshop from the video to PSY’s new song “Daddy,” and what do you have left? An awesome troupe of dancers who’ve got every move down perfect.

What not getting enough sleep does to your brain and body. A few more things for you to lose sleep over.

21 Google Street View Scenes So Strange You Can’t Help But Laugh. When you see that car with the camera on it coming, it’s time to pull out all the stops for posterity.

Christmas in Australia. It’s in the summer, so traditions are just a bit different Down Under.

You can’t sue the state of New York over horrible things that happen in psychiatric hospitals, because they’ll just bill you for your stay and take the money back. 

The story of Robert Earl Hughes, the heaviest man ever. (via Metafilter)

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