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Thursday links


Fans of Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy: don’t panic – today is Towel Day!

Why You Do Your Best Thinking In The Shower: Creativity and the “Incubation Period”.

15 Famous People Who Actually Married Their Cousins.

Before and After Editing: The Real Women Behind Gil Elvgren’s Classic Pin-up Paintings.

The Curious Evolution of the Typewriter, in Pictures.

Finnish Brewery Sells 1000-Packs Of Beer.

ICYMI, Monday’s links are here, and include Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s birthday, how to build your own medieval crossbow, when women started growing out and painting their nails, and the history of tea.