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Friday links

Chinese restaurant menu of the day (and a few extras).

That Time When You Could Save Yourself From Being Executed by Beating the Executioner in a Foot Race.

Where Do Dogs Come From? Related: Dog picture of the day – Cornered.

The National Archives Released A Free Coloring Book Of Weird Patents.

The 2016 Oscar Best Picture Nominees Recapped in 4 Minutes.

Russians Built A Turbojet Train In The 1960s.

ICYMIWednesday’s links are here, and include pawn shop economics, why we yell “Geronimo” when we jump out of planes, the grid system (that never happened) for London after the Great Fire, the c. 1275 miraculous transplantation of a leg, and pizza that can last 3 years.


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