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feb. 13

Links we love today: On EGOTS, hoverboards, baby animals, bacon, sex and more

Assistant Editor Samantha Pitchel reads everything so you don’t have to.

Here are the links we loved today:

5 ways chocolate keeps you healthy.

Celebrate Adele’s Grammy win with her Tiny Desk Concert, recorded last Feb; Scott Rudin’s win for Book of Mormon makes him an official EGOT; Girls covers “I Will Always Love You.”

The Daily Texan profiles tattoo artist Rachel Kolar.

Lady we’d love to hang out with: Ruth Finley, calendar-keeper for New York Fashion Week.

The Christian Siriano for Payless line is seriously amazing.

Mattel is releasing an exact replica of the hoverboard from Back to the Future!!!!11!

Look. At. This. BABY. TAPIR; What’s your sloth name?

Here’s a recipe for bacon peanut caramel corn.

Headlines: “Zany Swiss man installs wood-burning stove in car”; “Twitter Is All in Good Fun, Until It Isn’t”; “’Rapunzel Number’ helps scientists quantify ponytails.”

Nerve brings us sex advice from the experts: TV comedy writers.

NPR takes on 30 Rock’s increasingly less complex characters.

Art project “Plunge” shows how climate change will impact London.

Read an excerpt from Adam Levin’s anthology, Hot Pink.

If you’re the type to subscribe to print mags, perhaps consider new glossy The Chicagoan?

If you’re the type who loves hilarious things, definitely watch this clip from Neal Brennan (co-creator Chappelle’s Show).

MyFox Austin does not get Tim and Eric:

The Boston Police Department produces the most awesomely ironic video response to Anonymous:

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