Links we love today

New Old 97's, pumpkin kegs, behind the Kony 2012 scenes and more

New Old 97's, pumpkin kegs, behind the Kony 2012 scenes and more

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If you want a book deal, maybe One Direction fan fiction is the fastest route.

He Texted lets the internet tell you what the guy you're talking to is really thinking - best idea, or worst idea?

Fall project: Make a keg out of a pumpkin!

Flavorwire lists great performances in otherwise terrible films.

Prepare for the oncoming election with The Guardian's favorite apocalypse books.

Before their ACL appearance, the Old 97's release a new single.

Ex-Daily Show contributor Mo Rocca reminds us why Columbus Day isn't all it's hyped up to be.

The BBC has announced a few new YouTube channels centered on educational programming.

Gizmodo investigates the economy of mug shot shaming.

The guy behind the Kony 2012 videos talked to Oprah, confessed to temporary insanity.

The OSU marching band gives a tribute to 8-bit music:

First Justin Bieber, now Lady Gaga's the latest to get sick onstage (warning, kinda gross):