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Thursday links

Digital hell: this Kansas farm is the default location for 600 million IP addresses.

The science behind why you shouldn’t pop your pimples.

Elderly men in South Korea have allegedly been given erectile dysfunction drugs to buy their votes in legislative elections.

Abraham Lincoln was assassinated on this date in 1865.

The Titanic sunk on this day in 1912 – here’s an eyewitness account.

The Story Behind Those Smithsonian Collection Photos.

ICYMITuesday’s links are here, and include the anniversary of the beginning of the Civil War, people whose names that break computers, how to  judge an animal from its snout, McDonalds Monopoly fraud (from 1995 to 2001, there was only one real winner – Uncle Jerry), and fixing clogged arteries with powdered booze.


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