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Monday links

Six ways to modify your baseball bat into a zombie-killing weapon: real versions and an infographic.

The Origins of 10 Nicknames.

Back When Your Thanksgiving Dinner Walked Hundreds of Miles to Market: The forgotten history of turkey drives.

What not to watch just before flying: this airplane crash supercut.

In World War I, man-lifting kites were developed for aerial reconnaissance. 

Bringing Ancient Meals to Life.

ICYMI, Friday’s links are here, and include the history of mirrors, a video compilation of every gadget from every James Bond film, why eating boogers may be good for your health, and kids re-enacting the first Black Friday.