Get excited. It’s Friday. And with the weekend just a few measly hours away, we’re here to help put you in the right mindset of who-cares-about-work-I’ll-do-it-on-Monday. Over the course of the last seven days we’ve collected 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web. With everything from the most hilarious marsupials facts to the cutest dog who also know how to drive all caught on video, this is Link25 (108) – The Driving Dog Edition.
True Facts About Marsupials
Benedict Cumberbatch's #IceBucketChallenge for #MND
Poor little giraffe
I'm ready! Lets go!
Best Fails of the Week 3 August 2014
The Parasite That Could Be Living Inside You Right Now, Toxoplasma Gondii
If we were to tell you that there is a parasite out there that can infect virtually any warm-blooded creature on Earth; is found just about everywhere; approximately 33% of humans are infected; and is also mysteriously linked to […]
Swimmer Chased by Crocodile in Mexico
A tourist is thanking his lucky stars after escaping a huge crocodile that chased him down in Mexico. This footage was filmed by Manuel Cerrara from […]
This elephant has skills
If Guy Best Friends Acted Like Girl Best Friends
Cyclist Slapped With $1,555 In Fines During A Single Traffic Stop
Today WNYC reported that the “cycling crackdown” of 2011 has mellowed into a “slightly kinder and gentler” pattern of “more focused” enforcement on the part of the NYPD. Tell that to […]
The ice bucket challenge made me realize I have no real friends
Everyone is doing the ice bucket challenge—and I’ve never felt so alone.
For those somehow still unfamiliar, the ice bucket challenge is a clever new take on the chain email: Once nominated to […]
How Immigration Has Changed In One Single Map
In the early 20th century, Europeans left their respective homes to participate in the industrial-driven growth sweeping across the United States. As this map suggests, today […]
Life Pro Tip: Stop Reading New Books
Yes, you read that right.
Do you find yourself with a new book every week, deep in the never-ending quest to absorb as much knowledge possible?
I get it — you’re thirsty for all of the information the world has to offer. That’s great!
How much do you remember from each book and […]
Bill Gates Accepts Mark Zuckerberg’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge
Bill Gates accepts Mark Zuckerberg’s ALS Ice Bucket Challenge and nominates Elon Musk, Ryan Seacrest and Chris Anderson from TED to participate and raise awareness for ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. […]
Jellyfish Stinging in MICROSCOPIC SLOW MOTION
Only in Alaska?
A quarter ring
Horse riding, you're doing it wrong.
A Dog That Drives...