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Pentagon: The Navy Seal who shot Bin Laden should not reveal himself on Fox News

8 hours agoOdd : Death and Taxes

On Wednesday, Fox News announced it planned to reveal the identity of the Navy SEAL who shot Osama Bin Laden in a documentary set to air next month.

Mission Critical At Writer Unboxed’s UnConfab: Reviewing What’s Craft And What’s Crass

8 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

A session on the content of consumer reviews -- regardless of the intentions of reviewers -- is featured at the inaugural Writer Unboxed UnConference. It's in Salem, Massachusetts, which Arthur Miller wrote was once "at the edge of the wilderness."

Virgin Galactic Crash: Enough With Amateur Hour

A fatal accident in the Mojave Desert is a lesson in the perils of space hubris

Zaouli dance from Ivory Coast

8 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

"According to most people who show interest in cultures and especially in the culture of Gouro ethnic group, Zaouli, a popular mask dance, was created in the fifties. Read the rest

The Mind Racing Reality Of Anxiety

8 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Anxiety is figuring out how to deal with it.

Space Sushi, A Bizarre New Meme That Puts Photos of Sushi Over Photos of Space

8 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Space Sushi is a Twitter account and Tumblr that superimposes photographs of sushi and sushi-related items over images of space by the National Sushi and Space Administration. images via Space Sushi via io9

7 Inevitable Things That Happen When You Play College-Level Field Hockey

8 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

As you’ve heard, everybody finds that one significant figure in their life that becomes their “person” whether it be their boyfriend, girlfriend, or best friend.

Vsauce3 Explores the Cultural History of Ghosts and Suggests We All May Be Ghosts Already

8 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Vsauce3 host Jake Roper explores the cultural history of ghosts and suggests we all may be ghosts already in a recent episode. The video looks at ghosts in literature and how belief in ghosts impacted society with things like séances. submitted via Laughing Squid Tips

6 Things You Can Do To Not Look Like A Tourist While Traveling

8 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

I don’t know all the tricks or treats out there, but a little research will help avoid trials and tribulations.

xkcd Explains How Far Into Outer Space Something From the Earth Has Died

8 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

In keeping with the macabre theme of the Halloween season, the latest “What If?” by xkcd answers the question, “what is the farthest from Earth that any Earth thing has died?” The answer doesn’t lie in any human who has ventured into the cosmos, but rather the microbes who go along for the ride. Sterilizing […]

A Cynic’s Take On Romantic Comedies

8 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Even still I will subject myself to emotional upheaval for hours on end in order to fulfill some need to prove that love does exist, albeit in a totally scripted alternate universe where everyone is strangely attractive and no one ever seems to wake up with morning breath.

6 Things You Can Do To Fall In Love Over And Over Again

8 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

Everything is amazing when you fall in love. I like to think that it blurs the negatives of life even just for a second.

Cosplay Music Videos From Dragon Con 2014 in Atlanta Featuring a Massive Collection of Marvel Characters

8 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

Cosplayers showcase the many hours that they put into dressing up as famous Marvel comic book characters in a new music video created by Beat Down Boogie (previously) at Dragon Con 2014 in Atlanta. Beat Down Boogie recently released two other music videos from Dragon Con 2014 that features a larger assortment of costumes based […]

Date A Guy Who Puts Up With Your Crazy

8 hours agoOdd : Thought Catalog

You’ll want to date a guy who knows how to love, without the painful adolescence and severe naiveté that separates men from boys. He’s shown his worst, and that’s why he will see the best in you.

Steven Moffat Is Scariest Doctor Who Writer In Online Poll; Season Finale’s Runtime Extended - screams

8 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Oh man, you're telling me, I still get so frightened how so many of his female characters act exactly the same as each o—oh, oh, wait, you mean for his monsters and stuff! Yeah, that makes sense too. They're pretty scary.

‘Can You Survive?’, A Halloween Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Video With Felicia Day, Tay Zonday, and Other YouTube Stars

8 hours agoOdd : Laughing Squid

“Can You Survive?” is a Halloween choose-your-own-adventure video by YouTube Nation that features Felicia Day, Tay Zonday, and other YouTube stars. Viewers watch video clips and are then provided with links where they must choose the next part of the story with the goal of surviving and making it to the end of the tale.

Celebrities are just like people who dress up for Halloween!

8 hours agoOdd : Happy Place

Katy Perry is the cheesiest. (Via Twitter) For celebrities, Halloween is the one night a year they get to pretend to be other people just for the fun of it. The holiday is tonight, but these stars have been partying all week. Here are all the pictures we could find of famous people dressed up for Halloween 2014. Gwen Stefani and Gavin Rossdale suck. Show More Summary

[UPDATED] Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Has Just Suffered a Crash During Test Flight [Developing]

8 hours agoOdd : Geekosystem

Virgin Galactic's SpaceShipTwo spaceplane—designed for space tourism—has just crashed.

WATCH: Hypnotic drone footage of Mentawai Islands surfing

8 hours agoOdd : Boing Boing

This mesmerizing drone footage by Paul "The Bird" Borrud is like a 5-minute vacation. Perfect waves. Perfect locale. Perfect song (Mapusa). Below, some stills. Read the rest

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