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Link Roundup: Green slime, The Twilight Zone, Radio Flyer, and more

8 things we wanted to share this week:

  1. We’ll be in the kitchen: What Nickelodeon’s green slime is actually made of.
  2. It’s impossible not to be inspired by the Goldie Blox BeLikeHer campaign.
  3. As one does, naturally: Man solves a Rubik’s Cube while water skiing.
  4. We have a stage interpretation of The Twilight Zone to look forward to.
  5. Where have the carousel animals gone? Antique merry-go-rounds fight extinction.
  6. Radio Flyer recently celebrated their birthday. Here’s a great video celebrating their contribution to our childhoods.
  7. A great book to read aloud at dinner parties: Bill Adler’s ‘Letters To Batman’ From 1966 republished as Fanmail ’66.
  8. Not your average adult coloring book: A collection of free coloring books from libraries and museums.

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