The 5 Most Badass Things Done While Conquering a Mountain – [Cracked]
The Lost Roles Of Richard Pryor – [SplitSider]
9 Reasons Why Pennies Are A Nuisance (Presented By Abe Lincoln Photoshops) – [BuzzFeed]
A Thoroughly Emasculating Collection Of Girls Laughing Reactions – [Uproxx]
9/11: The Winners – [The Village Voice]
The September 11, 2001 attacks have been a symbol of many things and many causes, but like the lavish, flag-draped rebuilding of the site, it has also been a vehicle for enrichment. From corporations to politicians to government officials to nonprofits to the security industry to publishers to the health industry (not to mention the incidents of outright fraud over the years), many people have found ways to profit from one of the nation’s biggest disasters. 9/11 has created an economy all its own.
Iraq War Marks First Month With No U.S. Military Deaths – [NY Times]
Under increased pressure from the United States, an Iraqi crackdown on Iranian-backed Shiite militias has helped produce a previously elusive goal: For the first time since the American invasion of Iraq, an entire month has passed without a single United States service member dying.
The 18th-Century Ship Found Under 9/11 Site (Photos) – [National Geographic]