The 20 :: Your Daily Cup of Culture

Did you spend most of your life waitin’
On a fairytale read between pages?
Did you huddle up close to your boombox radio
Is somebody waiting on the same song?
— Brian Fallon, "Etta James"

Your Daily Cup of Culture...

Here's The 20 things I found on the internet worth sharing today. All your positive words about Ventipop's Daily Cup of Culture makes me feel like I'm the King of the thanks. (# 100 ON AFI'S 100 GREATEST MOVIE QUOTES OF ALL TIME)

1. Dad Joke - Nothing better than a good, lame dad joke to get us started. 

2. Feel - Man's heartfelt thank you to neighbor goes viral

3. Song of the Day - Like a late night call-in show, I'm dedicating this one to my wife who's on the road this week...we miss you:  "Etta James" by Brian Fallon

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4. Law & Order - Former Silicon Valley star T.J. Miller might be going to jail for five years.

5. Culture - You won't have to sign for credit card purchases much longer.

6. Movies - The new horror movie A Quiet Place is a hit with critics and at the box office, but maybe not so much at the concession stand.

7. Art - Giant Angel Formed With Over 100,000 Knives Confiscated by Police

'Knife Angel' by Sculptor Alfie Bradley

'Knife Angel' by Sculptor Alfie Bradley

8. Sweden, Again? - Once again, the U.S. needs to look to Sweden to show us the way. This time, it's all about road safety.

9. Product of the Day - We all need one of Shein's "I'm So Freaking Cold" Hoodies. But here's my personal favorite:

10. Art + Feel - "I'm thrilled at the thought that all of this art could be used to make other people's lives better." Milwaukee couple sells off art to benefit needy

11. Word Play - Why is 'Colonel' spelled that way?

12. Food - I admit it, I got a little teary-eyed I was so moved watching this video of how Girl Scout Cookies are made:

13. Books - Harry Potter is getting a spiffy new makeover for his 20th Anniversary.

14. Animal Kingdom - Orangutans? Yes. Salamanders? Maybe. Sloths? No. Farts: which animals do, which don’t, and why

15. Culture - EverySecond is a site aimed at visualizing the things that happen every second around the world.

16. Obligatory Coffee Link of the Day - These Unexpected Cities Have the Best Coffee in the U.S.

17. Science - Step Aside Styrofoam — Make Way for Nanowood

18. Movies - How does Movie Pass make money?

19. Denmark, Again? - Americans don’t need more money to be happier—they need to be like Denmark.

20. Strange Video of the Day - Arena is a video created by Páraic & Pearse McGloughlin constructed from different structural forms (roads, stadiums, center-pivot irrigation circles) in satellite images of the Earth animated together into a kind of music video. It’s hard to describe and hard to look away:

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