Skip to content

Humbugs and Hand Grenades: It’s BPAL’s Weekly Link Roundup!

2016 December 16
by black phoenix


Welcome to our weekly roundup of cherished news bits! This week’s batch:

☠ A new experiment may have revealed that ravens have a sense of fairness, just like people or dogs.

This Crusader-era hand grenade was fished out of the sea near Northern Israel.

Miami Beach has run out of sand. Now what?

☠ Read about the time-honored tradition of witch pits. Which pits? Witch pits!

The mystic Rumi remains beloved by Americans, despite growing anti-Muslim sentiment. What gives?

☠ Be honest: are you really learning anything new? Book Riot introduces their third annual Read Harder challenge!

☠ This week Wonder Woman was stripped of her honorary UN Ambassador title, because: haters.

☠ Feeling under the weather this holiday season? William Faulkner’s hot toddy recipe to the rescue!

☠ Watch this version of A Christmas Carol compiled from 400 different adaptations!

Comments are closed.