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Wednesday Links

Happy Earth Day! Here’s the story of the co-founder who killed, then composted, his girlfriend.

Scythe versus weedwhacker.

The strange, bitter 19th-century debate over where Toledo was.

Here’s Peter Dinklage in a mullet with a laser cannon, plus a gallery of great mullets.

The West Virginia town that’s radio silent — the Quiet Zone.

The surprisingly complex design of the Ziploc bag.

ICYMIFriday’s links are here, and include photos from the 1950 gutting/re-building of the White House, the part-time jobs of superheroes, the 92-year-old who rammed a mugger with her mobility scooter, and a gallery of animals licking windows.

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