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The branded bug: Meet the people who name vulnerabilities.

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This ZDNet opnion article says "Summary: Opinion: As 2014 comes to a close, bugs are increasingly disclosed with catchy names and logos.

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A XKCD comic strip showing what Ant sees during movies.

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This XKCD comic strip shows what your (geek/nerd)y visual entertainment watcher does all the time. ;)

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Every Thanksgiving, the president pardons a turkey (or two): What's the point?

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The Washington Post asks why pardon turkeys for Thankgivings -- "... Every year for a quarter-century now, the president of the United States (U.S.) -- one of the most powerful humans on the planet -- has pardoned a turkey.

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Why Do Rivers Curve?

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VideoSift shared an educational 2.5+ minutes YouTube video showing "Why Do Rivers Curve?"

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If Pac-Man for the Atari 2600 Was Released Today

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Dorkly shared a funny one/1 minute and 21 seconds YouTube video showing "If Pac-Man for the Atari 2600 Was Released Today".

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Pixactly -- How pixactly trained are your eyes?

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Boing Boing shared "... Pixactly, an online tool that tests how well you know your pixels. Draw a box that matches the dimensions given and receive a score based on how close you are. The lower the score...the better! Sounds easy, right? Pixactly."

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The Hillywood Show -- Video Parodies of (Movie/Film)s, Tel((evision/ly)/V) S(how/erie)s, Celebrities, Etc.

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The Hillywood Show's YouTube channel has a playlist showing a bunch video parodies that feature songs and dances of blockbuster films

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Free online gaming gone crazy! - Over 2,000 retro games!

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Oops, your BUSY and forgetful ant forgot to post this over the weekend about Indie Retro News' links even more than 2,000 retro video games to play online in the (new/lat)est web browsers.

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Adorable Animals Hanging Out with Robots: A Brief History

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HardOCP shared a Yahoo! Tech article on "Adorable Animals Hanging Out with Robots: A Brief History ..."

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Famous Internet Firsts: Then & Now [Infographic]

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HardOCP shared a WebpageFX blog showing "Famous Internet Firsts: Then & Now [Infographic] ..."

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Inktober 2014 -- Funny drawing images based on Redditors' movie title typos.

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Reddit shared "Inktober 2014 -- A daily ink drawing of Reddit's movie title typos."

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33 Graphs That Reveal Painfully True Facts About Everyday Life

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11:41AM [Mousey] http://www.demilked.com/truth-facts-funny-graphs-wumo/
11:41AM [Flexo] [Link Info] title: 33 Graphs That Reveal Painfully True
Facts About Everyday Life
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The definition of meetnapping...

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Kell(od)y shared a funny work image about "meetingnapping".

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2/Two Funny Quick Links To See For CATurday Mawning PDT...

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Two/2 funny quick links to see for CATurday mawning PDT:

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Instant Messaging (IMing) In Real Life (IRL)

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This (sill/funn)y old 3/three minutes YouTube video showed Instant Messaging (IM) In Real Life (IRL) -- What if the language used on AIM (AOL Instant Messenger), Facebook chat, etc. were spoken in real life? It'd be pretty weird..."

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Diggin' In The Carts

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Red Bull Music Academy has a long article and five episodes video parts of "a documentary series about Japanese video game music" (VGM).

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Let's Do Nothing in Video Games

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Dorkly (#1 and #2) shared "Let's Do Nothing In Video Games (Idle Animations)" on YouTube (#1 and #2) -- Alright, put down your controller and lets watch and see what the characters do on their own. Some characters are funny when left alone and some are very unique. When you don't push a button for an x amount of time your character will start doing something random.

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The Nine Greatest Fears of Gamers

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This over two months old Dorkly comic strip showed "The 9 Greatest Fears of Gamers".

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An infographic on people who were born between 1994 and 2003.

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Reddit shared an interesting infographic image, on Imgur, showing common birthdays, most common days of the week for birth, and media number/# of births from 1994 to 2003.

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