We know you’ve been waiting all week. The anticipation has been building. Well, finally the moment is here. It’s 25 of the week’s best links, articles, images, and videos from all over the web conveniently stacked in one post so you can waste your time more efficiently! This week’s Link25 features everything from Justin Beiber’s indictment to a woman’s racist rant caught on video. So get ready because this is Link25 (225) – Racist Caught On Video Edition.
Justin Bieber, Wearer of Massive Coats, Has Been Indicted in Argentina
As the abundant photo evidence indicates, all Justin Bieber wants for Christmas is to frolic the streets in a massive fur coat, or alternatively frolic the streets shirtless. Unfortunately, Santa has other plans, and is gifting him an Argentinian indictment. Why? Because he allegedly (click on the title to read the full article).
Racism is still a huge problem
Dashcam: Police Officer Helps Speeding Student Tie His Tie
North Carolina legislature fails to repeal 'bathroom bill'
North Carolina legislators failed to repeal the state’s “bathroom bill” on Wednesday during a special session called for that purpose.
People in the gallery chanted “shame” as the gavel came down about 7:30 p.m. and lawmakers headed home. They’ll meet again January 11 for a regular session of the General Assembly, at which time (click on the title to read the full article).
Lists Going Viral Right Now
Silent Night by Chewbacca
This Mom Hilariously Shared ’20 Things To Know After You’ve Pushed Out a Baby’
Having a baby is a wonderful thing, but what they don’t always tell you is that there are a lot of not-so-wonderful things that go along with it. (click on the title to read the full article).
What Trump's Presidency Means for Climate Change: A Closer Look
Capital Weather Gang ‘Everyone was stunned': Snow falls in Sahara desert town for first time in 37 years
In the Sahara desert, known for its suffocating heat, a freak snow shower coated the dusty dunes near the Algerian town of Ain Sefra.
It hadn’t snowed in the town called “The Gateway to the Desert” since 1979.
Photographer Karim Bouchetata captured gorgeous images of the red rolling dunes frosted in white.
“Everyone was stunned to see snow falling in the desert, it is such a rare (click on the title to read the full article).
The secret chord that makes Christmas music sound so Christmassy
Overpopulation – The Human Explosion Explained
Krampus, the Christmas demon
Santa Claus has long been the symbol of Christmas, bringing joy and presents to all the good girls and boys. But if you are child in Germany, Austria, and other parts of the Alps region, there may be something much more dark,(click on the title to read the full article).
Jimmy Fallon, Paul McCartney and "Sing" Cast Perform "Wonderful Christmastime" (A Cappella)
Study: Children can ‘catch’ social bias through nonverbal signals expressed by adults
Most conscientious adults tend to avoid making biased or discriminatory comments in the presence of children.
But new research from the University of Washington suggests that preschool-aged children can learn bias even through nonverbal signals displayed by adults, such as a condescending tone of voice or a disapproving look. Published Dec. 21 in the journal Psychological Science, the research found that children can (click on the title to read the full article).
Wes Anderson presents his new feature film 'Isle of Dogs'
STUNG by a BULLET ANT!
Brainless Slime Can Share 'Learned' Knowledge
Following up on their earlier revelation that blobs of slime mold possess previously unsuspected learning capacities, a group of French scientists now go on to show how readily blobs share what they learn with one another. (click on the title to read the full article).