Sunday, August 5, 2012

Link roundup

1. Ryan Lochte's mom misspoke when she said:

He goes out on one-night stands. He's not able to give fully to a relationship because he's always on the go.
2. The Philippines:
In the Philippines, they vote with their trigger fingers. Elections mean big business for illegal gunsmiths, who are looking forward to 2013 mid-term polls.
With election-related violence commonplace, the Philippines imposes a ban on the carrying of guns for six months, from campaigning to the proclamation of winners.
With legal access denied, Filipinos simply turn to the many illegal gunsmiths who ply their trade in back alleys and on the edge of rice fields despite government crackdowns.

3. "Secret Swimming. For those that like secret places and adventure."

4. A network of 43 monsters, spread around the globe. Via.