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September 2nd, 2011 by in Images, Links

11 Crucial Pieces of Advice For College Freshmen[11 Points]

5 Untrained Civilians Who Took On Armies[Cracked]

10 Things Everyone Should Know About Time[Discover Magazine]

Why Startups Fail (Infographic) – [Geekosystem]

TechCrunch Founder Michael Arrington To Begin Investing In Startups[NY Times]

Michael Arrington, whose influential TechCrunch blog covers Silicon Valley, has started a venture capitalfund to invest in start-ups, including some that he and his staff write about.

The $20 million CrunchFund is the latest example of Mr. Arrington’s casting aside one of traditional journalism’s cardinal rules — that reporters should avoid conflicts of interest by maintaining distance from the people, organizations and issues they cover — and raises questions about whether industry bloggers are journalists.

Libya: Khadafy Family Life Revealed In The Aftermath (Photos) – [The Big Picture]

Pic “How To Make Seagull Shit