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The Last Victorian Leviathan Steam Ship

"QUANTUM SHOT" #457(rev) Link - article by M. Christian and Avi Abrams The More-Than-Great "Great Eastern" -- one of the most spectacular ships ever built!Take a good long look at this ship. Built in 1858, it was capable of bringing 4,000 people around the world, without ever once needing to refuel... Show More Summary

The Best Literal LOLS in Cake Wrecks History

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

A “literal LOL” happens when a bake shop clerk writes down instructions for a custom cake, and then the decorator takes them a bit too literally -as in writing the instructions on the cake in icing. Jenn Yates at Cake Wrecks went through her archives and has posted a two-part list of the best instances that have appeared at Cake Wrecks. Show More Summary

Happiness Is A Choice

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

I find something so beautiful and intriguing about people who have experienced the most suffering and heartache in life due to circumstances out of their control, yet they for some reason they still radiate positivity and happiness.

Why The “Most Fascinating Person Of 2014? Was Fascinating Before She Married George Clooney

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

As comedian and actress Sarah Silverman once put it, “if you are a woman and you don’t want to get married, you are ‘crazy.’ If you are a man and you don’t want to get married, you are George Clooney.”…

Watch two unlikely pals embark on a magically WTF journey together.

yesterdayOdd : Happy Place

What the friendship? The climax to this short clip is so unexpected and delightful that I don't want to spoil the ending. The YouTube clip is called Two Friends On A Great Adventure. Go ahead, look at the picture and try to figure out how it will end... Show More Summary

When You Stop Sleeping

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

I had to stop calling a pair of arms that did not belong to me home. It is not easy to sleep when you are homesick for a place that was never yours.

Cool Jim Morrison Pants, Daredevil

yesterdayOdd : Badass Digest

I want to be psyched for the Netflix Daredevil show but these pics ain't helping.

This Is Why We’re Going To Be Okay

yesterdayOdd : Thought Catalog

In our lives we have all experienced great triumphs – falling in love, finding our passion, making a difference in someone else’s life, breaking a bad habit. But we have also felt hard defeats – failing classes, getting your heart broken, bombing a job interview, falling short of our own expectations.

A (Cruel) Christmas Story

yesterdayOdd : Snopes

Did a FedEx driver commit suicide after destroying hundreds of Christmas presents in a car accident?

Musical time-machine to Walt Disney World in the late 1970s

yesterdayOdd : Boing Boing

The amazing Foxxfur has spent 3.5 years assembling a new installment in her "Musical Souvenir of Walt Disney World" series, pulling together audio rarities from WDW in the late 1970s to create a six-hour soundscape that faithfully recreates the incidental music, cast member spiels, and ride narration from one of the golden ages of Disney themeparks. Read the rest

A Complete Ranking of Every Adaptation of A Christmas Carol

yesterdayOdd : Neatorama

(Image: BBC) Charles Dickens's novella A Christmas Carol has captivated audiences for over 170 years. It has inspired many film adaptations and special episodes of television shows. Leah Schnelbach of Tor has ranked 11 of them, which probably does not constitute "every," but I'm going with her headline. Show More Summary

The Mary Sue Exclusive Preview: BOOM! Studios’ Sleepy Hollow #3

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Have you been reading the comic book spinoff of Fox's Sleepy Hollow? Well there's just two issues left and we've got an exclusive preview of next week's issue!

Our Daily Trailer: THE EDGE

yesterdayOdd : Badass Digest

Snow Week concludes with Alec Baldwin and Anthony Hopkins fighting a goddamned bear.

Batman Wears Thongs, Pass It On: The Mary Sue’s Favorite Comments Of The Week - Doesn't have the same ring as "Jingle Bells, Batman Smells," though.

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Did we have a pretty great week for comments from our delightful readers? Yes, yes we did. Did we deliberately pick the one about DC's recent Magic Mike/Justice League crossover to lead with just so we'd have an excuse to use that image again? I don't know. Maybe. We're not telling. You can't prove anything, see!?

Syfy Casts Lost Girl Alum And Broadway Star In New Show Dark Matter

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Syfy's newest drama, Dark Matter, has its cast and a shoot date. And now we all cross our fingers for it to be awesome.

“Give a Sh!t” Donation Drive for the Poop Transplant Bank Needs You to Doo Your Duty - Or do your doody. Your call.

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

OpenBiome is a non-profit poop transplant bank. That's right; people give a crap, and then OpenBiome hangs onto it and sends it to a hospital in need, where it's transplanted to replenish good digestive bacteria and cure C. diff bacterial infection. Show More Summary

Philip Pullman Released a Marisa Coulter His Dark Materials Story Yesterday! - Like Pottermore, but colder. Polarmore.

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Holy cats! (Or, you know, whatever form your daemon takes). The Book of Dust, Philip Pullman's companion novel to the His Dark Materials trilogy, may not be released until 2016 at the earliest. But that doesn't mean we'll need to wait a year before reading new content set in the Dark Materials world!

Comics 201: My Comics Can Beat Up Your Comics; Or, The Great Publisher Debate

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Every subculture has its great rivalries. Star Wars vs. Star Trek. Creature effects vs. CGI. Mac vs. PC. That one sports team vs. that other sports team. If you’re tapped into comics culture at all, you know that the great comics rivalry is between Marvel and DC.

OMG, Here! Talk About The Legend of Korra Finale! - You know you want to!

yesterdayOdd : Geekosystem

Ok, none of the staff at TMS are currently watching The Legend of Korra but we know some big stuff went down. Our Korra recaps normally go up on Saturdays and we've already got a contributor working up an op/ed about THAT THING from last night. But you're all really, really excited so here, use this space to share your many feelings about the finale of Season 4.

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