Link round-up for 14 September 2014
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The biggest crocodile in captivity is.....big.
Mess with horses, face the consequences.
The movie you've been waiting for is out.
Kevin Weir makes creepy GIFs from old photos (found via Mendip).
Hey, we're the majority!
If you think there is any limit to human stupidity, check this out.
Impress your friends with a fake vacation.
Two years ago the Wyoming legislature considered buying an aircraft carrier, among other nutty measures, but ultimately voted down the idea (found via Green Eagle).
It's an outrage against the Constitution that this photograph is being prosecuted.
Ranch Chimp has some impressive photos of Dallas.
This would not have happened if she had been white.
A Baptist pastor calls on Christians to embrace anti-gay bigotry (found via Republic of Gilead).
Details emerge on the great Palin brawl; the man who witnessed and reported it has now been fired.
Fundamentalist home-schooling does a lot of damage (found via Republic of Gilead).
One region stands out as the rape capital of the US.
Hey Repubs, how's that outreach to minorities going? Outreach to raving lunatics might work better.
This kind of thing makes me think the open-carry types have a point.
Republicans struggle to keep control in Texas.
How bad is theft? Depends who's doing it.
Don't be fooled by some Republicans' sudden interest in OTC birth control -- or their strategic shifting to the left.
How many of those page views you get from various countries are real?
Scotland's secession vote could determine the outcome of Britain's next election. Rosa Rubicondior has a fascinating look at Scotland's history.
French nationalist leader Marine Le Pen would defeat President Hollande in an election today, according to current polling.
Russia's reign of propaganda sounds oddly familiar.
Religious bigots gather for a conference in Moscow -- more here. They've been cozying up to the Putin regime.
Iranian rap music is now a thing, defying the theocracy's censorship.
Muslims who disregard Islamic taboos aren't necessarily moderates.
Here's a good response to that rubbish about ISIS not being "truly Islamic".
The life and death of Steve Biko remind us what apartheid was really like.
The Gambia is the latest African country to pass a draconian anti-gay law.
Ebola is getting out of control in west Africa. Skimping on health workers' pay isn't helping.
Here's a round-up of educational resources on biology and aging.
This person was born with a major part of her brain missing, and it wasn't even detected until she was 24 (found via TYWKIWDBI).
The light skin color of Eurasians may be an inheritance from the Neanderthals.
Country other than the US from which I got the most page views this week: Ukraine.