Tuesday Links

by Debby Witt

Twenty of the funniest business names of all time.

Gorgeous remastered and colorized images from the Civil War era, including Lincoln and Mark Twain.  Related: Forty must-see historic photos.

If the wind reached 500 mph, would it pick up a human?

More cCowbell: How the bovine bell became a musical instrument.

Do lemmings really run off cliffs to their deaths?

Tom Hanks: The Movie. From Forrest Gump to Captain Phillips as one epic story.

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