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So bad it’s good:

Mahatma Gandhi, as you know, walked barefoot most of the time, resulting in an impressive set of calluses on his feet. He also ate very little, which left him rather frail. Furthermore, with his odd diet, he suffered from bad breath.

This made him a super-callused fragile mystic hexed by halitosis.

(via www)

Billy Crystal remembers Robin Williams at the 2014 Emmys.

Coronet Instructional Films
Director: Ted Peshak
Cameraman: Dale Sharkey
Writers: George Tychsen Bradford
Editor: Dick Kirschner
Narrator: George Stone

A company in Seattle just built this theater in somebody’s house.

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↑ Notice the automatic pocket doors leading to the theater!

Anybody coming out for the 50th anniversary this weekend? We’ll be there tonight.

Here’s a collection of unique world maps that look at geography/population in ways you’ve never seen them before. Includes a map of what the US would look like today if if every attempt to secede from the union had been successful, a map of the planet with the south pole at the top (there’s no up or down in space!), and even a map that examines how much area would be occupied up if the entire world population lived in a single location with the density of a given city.

Here’s one that animates the history of the United States over time:

history of us animated

(See all at ebaumsworld.)

And if you’re too young to get it, the bucket scene from Carrie (1976):

What the hell?