Thursday, August 12, 2010

Link roundup

1. Slideshow of astonishingly high-calorie desserts at chain restaurants. Via.

2. Meet Larry Garrison, the guy news programs pay to feed them a steady diet of people to appear on their tabloid shows. For example, a "78-year-old retired propane inspector from Manheim, Pennsylvania, who thinks that he and his wife might have found Natalee Holloway’s remains while snorkeling off the coast of Aruba." Via.

3. The bizarre story of Dan Quayle's son. Make sure you watch the campaign ad.

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