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Friday Links

The Walking Disney: if Disney characters were in a zombie apocalypse.

The seven churches of Antarctica.

Physics answers the important questions: Can you drive fast enough to avoid being clocked by speed cameras?

There’s an actual scientific reason not to pee in the pool.

Goats are far more clever than previously thought.

Now you can get an exorcism via Skype.

ICYMI, Wednesday’s links are here, and include really bad book covers, retro toys, and a first-person video taken by Superman as he flies.

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Politics & Policy

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World

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U.S.

Friends of Elmer

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