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Cute animals (and more) videos (9/9/13)

 
Cute animals (and more) videos (9/9/13)

Sort of like a reverse monkey bars:

And here's a lion chilling with his dog pals...

Call me crazy, but if I'm raking out that lion pen I don't think I'm turning my back on that 500 pound carnivore.  Just saying...

Have you ever wondered...

... why the phone dialpad looks the way it does.  It seems intuitive NOW. But when all anyone had was a rotary dial, the phone dialpad developer guys had to create one from nothing!

Check out this video link.

It explains how Bell Labs designed the layout. There were a number of different layouts that were tested over the course of years.  Also, the video confirms that I am *OFFICIALLY* old because I had a rotary phone in the house growing up.

Going into the weekend pointless time suck video

What will happen?!

OK!

OK!

Here's the payoff --

Happy Friday.

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