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Friday links

1860s series of Australian photos illustrating the ‘5 stages of inebriation’.

FDR’s Bomb Shelter was located in an old vault under the Treasury, connected to the White House via tunnel. 

Why ‘Wednesday’ Isn’t Pronounced the Way It’s Spelled.

Recreating History – side by side comparison of real historical footage with movie re-creations.

These brothers built a mine-sweeping drone.

Nuclear testing in Mississippi in 1964. Related – How the U.S. Government Tested Biological Warfare on America.

ICYMI, Thursday’s links are here, and include the war over cookie butter patents, the anniversary of the United States joining World War I, and instructions from 1650 on how to dye your hair blond.

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