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Thursday links

It’s that time of year again: beer and wine pairings for all those Girl Scout cookies you’re buying.

One for Criminal Minds/Mindhunter fans: 10 Cases That Shaped the FBI’s Behavioral Analysis Unit.

Illustrated fitness tips from 1900.

Firing a .50 Cal Sniper Rifle in Slow Motion.

February links – pagan Roman purification (februa = purify) and Mary’s purification 40 days after the birth of Christ.

Recreating ancient recipes.

ICYMI, Monday’s links are here, and include W.C. Fields’ birthday, crimes that changed history, beaming music at a potentially life-friendly exoplanet, advice from ancient Greece on which spices to rub on your livestock to make them frisky, and visiting Niagara Falls in the early 19th Century.

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