Links of the Week – January 9, 2015

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* 12 Historical Women Who Gave No Fucks

* 27 Times Teachers Had Fun In Their Jobs

* Alcohol Poisoning Kills 6 People In America Every Day

* Apple Peanut Butter Delights

* Backstage At The Fox 1929 – (Incredible historical stuff for lighting and audio nerds!!!)

* I’m A Butch Woman. Do I Have Cis Privilege? – (I wonder this about myself. It ain’t easy being a tough girl.)

* Fuck Yes Or No – (A guide to relationships)

* Georgia Hiking And Backpacking Trails

* Hiking The Appalachian Trail Georgia Section Useful Tips

* Georgia Appalachian Trail Club

* How To Live Out Of Your Truck In The Woods

* How Driver’s License Suspensions Unfairly Target The Poor

* How To ‘Fry’ Cheese In Your Waffle Iron – (!!! Praise Break !!!)


* Fisticuffcuffsandshenanigans: I Also Put Sequins On My Jock Strap – (Blog post of the week! I’ve found a kindred spirit! 😀 )

* In Preventing Trans Suicides, ‘We Have Such A Long Way To Go’

* John Smoltz Had To Stand On A Chair To Help Randy Johnson Put On His Hat

* ‘Darmok’ Is Basically What Happens When The Memes Win…

* Mother Trying Her Best To Project Same Amount Of Insecurities Onto All Her Daughters

* NASA’s Chandra Detects Record Breaking Outburst From Milky Way’s Black Hole
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* French Bees Producing Blue Honey – (What the what???)

* On Patrol With Skid Row’s ‘Angel Cop’ – (Best article I read all week!)

* Archie McPhee ‘Love Note’ Postcards – (Neat-O!)

* Seabirds Are Massively Dying Off – And Scientists Can’t Figure Out Why – 😦

* So Let’s Talk About The Puppy Bowl Lineup To Distract Ourselves From Everything Else

* Steven Gerrard To Los Angeles Galaxy – (Steven, if you ever need a place to stay in Atlanta…)

* Stockton AA Hockey Team Will Play On Ice Painted By Fans For A Promotion

* Study: Black Atlantans Prefer Suburbs, Whites Moving To City ‘Core’

* Ten Months After Alleged Homophobic Attack In Midtown Caught On Camera, No Suspects In Custody – (OK. Somebody must recognize these asshats!)

* The 25 Dumbest Tweets Of 2014

* The Thing About Millennials And The Church That Nobody Wants To Talk About – (THIS!)

* Tim Hudson Has Ankle Surgery

* Tiny Greenhouse Could Fly Plants To Mars In 2018 – (Cool beans! ((Heh! See what I did there?)) )

* A Womanonymous: Voice – (Hush, hush. Keep it down now…)

* ‘Where The Wild Things Are’ Exhibit At Atlanta’s Bremen Museum – (This looks amazing! I want to sink into that giant bowl of soup!)

* Be Sure To Let Your Cat Know About These Drug Warnings…

* The Legendary Red Barber Tells The Story Of Branch Rickey Related To Him About One Of The Reasons He Was Moved To Integrate Major League Baseball

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“Don’t be scared of your hunger. If you’re scared of your hunger, you’ll just be one more ninny like everyone else.”
– “Olive Kitteridge,” Elizabeth Strout

 

“And so, if this man next to her now was not a man she would have chosen before this time, what did it matter? He most likely wouldn’t have picked her either. But here they were, and Olive pictured two slices of Swiss cheese pressed together, such holes they brought to this union – what pieces life took out of you.”
– “Olive Kitteridge,” Elizabeth Strout

 

“She had even tolerated having to take armfuls of groceries and armfuls of babies around to the back door because he hadn’t built those damned steps. Building the steps whould have been such a simple thing. He could have done it. He should have done it. The not-doing spoke volumes.”
“The Fire Shut Up In My Bones,” Charles Blow

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