Thursday Links


James Dean. Huh.

Liz Taylor catching some rays, Brando playing bongos, and James Dean sharing a joke: Rarely seen intimate moments with Hollywood royalty revealed in new book

Scores show voucher schools need accountability

A day without violence

Video- How fast can a dry Christmas tree fire take down your home?

New plastic lighting saves energy. Goodbye, fluorescent lights?

Swimming robot crosses Pacific Ocean

Top 10 most looked-up words of 2012? Lots of political malarkey. (+video)

Is that a dipstick? Men are better at identifying car parts than their own anatomy