Thursday, November 18, 2021

Miss Cellania's Links

Thanksgiving Cakes Gone Wrong.

Potential Buyers Want Proof Apartment Isn't Haunted. So they did a livestream, but it didn't help. (via Boing Boing)

Everything You Thought You Knew About ‘Hobo Code’ Is Wrong.

What Your Farts Are Trying to Tell You.

Can You Figure Out How This Optical Illusion Works?

Some light book-burning in Chagrin Falls, USA. The latest from Tom the Dancing Bug.

No laughing matter: How 7 comedy giants fared during their dramatic turns.

A Niche Genre of Movies: The '90s Dad Thriller. (via Boing Boing)

How a female-only line of salamanders ‘steals’ genes from unsuspecting males. (via Metafilter)

A blast from the past (2014): 8 Heroic Cats.


gwdMaine said...

When does a joke become a “dad joke?”
When it becomes apparent.

MarkOfIowa said...

The Circles Illusion was pretty cool- especially after removing the arrows. Even reading how it's done.

xoxoxoBruce said...

You’re telling me Ambystoma females gather precious bodily fluids from a variety of dudes, then pick and choose bits of DNA to create her designer offspring, all without a lab, electron microscope, or PhD?

Miss Cellania said...

Bruce I don't know any more than Popular Science about that, but if I had to guess, I would think it's more random chance than them choosing how to make Franken-salamanders. But that fact it's not a consistent system is mind-blowing.