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Tuesday Links

It’s Michelangelo’s birthday — here’s a brief bio, some art, and his illustrated grocery list.

Guy Makes Functional 2 X 2 Rubik’s Cube Out Of Cheddar (Plus Plastic Core).

New Comprehensive Map of How Butterflies Are Related to Each Other.

If you’re of a certain age, you’ll appreciate this roundup of funny colonoscopy videos.

When you grow up never realizing you’re on the run from the Mob.

How a Basket on Wheels Revolutionized Grocery Shopping.

ICYMI, Monday’s links are here, and include the anniversary of Winston Churchill’s Iron Curtain speech. Victorian beauty tips, waterbed history, a dish-washing monkey, and the gulag art of Stalin’s meteorologist (who was imprisoned for “false weather forecasts”).

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Education

Gender Dissenter Gets Fired

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Politics & Policy

Pelosi’s House of Pain

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PC Culture

A Herd Has No Mind

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