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Dad riding motorcycle suspended from a rope: Either an idiot or best dad ever

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This video is a good example of why men tend to have shorter lifespans than women.

[via Reddit]

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What happens inside musicians' brains when they play?

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Basically, brain fireworks.

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WATCH: New York City Food Warriors explore the sweet eats of Harlem's 125th Street

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The Internets Celebrities (Dallas Penn, Rafi Kam, and director Casimir Nozkowski) explore the culinary delights of 125th Street in New York City, where Old Harlem meets New Harlem.

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Bill Cosby speaks to Associated Press on allegations he is a serial rapist

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“With sexual assault allegations gaining increasing attention, The Associated Press reviewed an on camera interview with Bill Cosby earlier this month and made the decision to publish his full reaction to questions about the claims.” [YouTube]

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Artificial intelligence generates magic tricks

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Engineers at Queen Mary University London fed data about the structure of certain magic tricks and their efficacy, the "artificial intelligence" generated new variations on a self-working puzzle trick and a smartphone-based mind-reading illusion.

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Crowdfunding Jolla, a GNU/Linux-powered high-spec tablet

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It runs an OS called Sailfish that can use Android apps as well its own native apps, and was created by a team with a bunch of senior Nokia refugees on it.

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Space-funk music video: “Gagarin,” Public Service Broadcasting (2014)

- An ode to the first man in space, and a fun music video that makes great use of archival video. Play video

Features

Welcome to Sacred Monkey Forest

"It felt like one of those horror-movie moments when a party of teenagers are lost in the woods and stumble upon some cute thing and everyone says, 'Aw, isn't that cute.' Then it turns from cute to evil and kills them." Tom Fassbender takes his kids to a monkey park in Bali. Read the rest

Big Mouth: "Ridin' the Dog!"

This one was written by Canadian cartoonist David Collier in 1994. It’s about the antics of prankster zinester Mike Haeg, better known as Mr. Mike. "I drew it up in pencil and then it was inked by my housemate, future Fantagraphics editor Eric Reynolds," says Pat Moriarity Read the rest