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Feb 10, 2017

The Shirk Report – Volume 408

The Shirk Report – Volume 408

Welcome to the Shirk Report where you will find 20 funny images, 10 interesting articles and 5 entertaining videos from the last 7 days of sifting

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Feb 9, 2017

Why Cartoon Characters Wear Gloves

Why Cartoon Characters Wear Gloves

It turns out animators had a few tricks up their slee… gloves

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Feb 9, 2017

The Symbolic Moment 300,000 Romanians Lit Up Their Phones to ‘Shed Light on Corruption’

The Symbolic Moment 300,000 Romanians Lit Up Their Phones to ‘Shed Light on Corruption’

On February 5, 2017 at 9 pm local time, 300,000 protesters in Bucharest, Romania lit up their phones to ‘shed light on corruption’ as protests took place across the country

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Feb 9, 2017

Let This Acoustic Rendition of Careless Whisper Soothe Your Soul

Let This Acoustic Rendition of Careless Whisper Soothe Your Soul

A beautifully shot and wonderfully played acoustic rendition of George Michael’s ‘Careless Whisper’ by AcousticTrench

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Feb 8, 2017

18 ‘Then and Now’ Photos of Puppies/Dogs That Will Restore Your Faith in Everything

18 ‘Then and Now’ Photos of Puppies/Dogs That Will Restore Your Faith in Everything

What did we do to deserve dogs

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Feb 7, 2017

This Reading Room at the University of Oxford is One of the Oldest in Europe

This Reading Room at the University of Oxford is One of the Oldest in Europe

The Duke Humfrey’s Library contains rare titles such as a Shakespeare First Folio and 1 of 42 Gutenberg Bibles

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Feb 6, 2017

Picture of the Day: Early HDR Photo From 1856

Picture of the Day: Early HDR Photo From 1856

Early high-dynamic-range imaging sample created by exposing two monochromatic negative images (one for the sky, the other for the sea). The photo was taken by Gustave Le Gray (1820-1884), who has been called “the most important French photographer of the nineteenth century” because of his technical innovations

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