Around the Web – 11/7/13

around the webAnd in the end, the love you take, is equal to the love you make.

– The Beatles

Fun fact, that is the very last song lyric ever recorded by The Beatles. It is their closing statement. Let’s get the news from around the web for this cold Thursday in Chicago.

  • Do you like finding hidden messages in movies? Here are 6 mind-blowing Easter eggs that were hidden in famous movies (Cracked)
  • What do you get when Grumpy Cat visits the happiest place on earth? You have to see this video. (Seriously OMG)
  • We posted a long lost blooper reel from Star Wars here a few days ago and now we have this. Some guy recently uncovered a long lost laser disc that had tons of alternate takes from Return of the Jedi. He found a scene that contained a line that would have changed our entire view of the relationship between Luke, Obi Wan, and Yoda had it been used in the movie. (Collider)
  • With celebrities like The Kardashians getting married and divorced for each TV season it seems like Hollywood relationships never last. It may be true for most celebrity couples but here are couples who have been together for longer than you would have imagined possible. (The Chive)
  • It’s the end of an era. How many of you out there remember going to Blockbuster on a Friday to get a movie to watch only to find that there was never anything left on the shelves? The smart people found the trick early in the game to go wait by the return bin to check what movies were coming back in because sometimes you could find the new releases. How about forgetting to return a movie and then finding out the bill was $7,458 to buy the movie? Ah the glory days. It’s all over now. (WSJ)
  • Are you familiar with Parkour? It’s also sometimes called free running. This is the sport of running and climbing over anything that gets in your way. It is fascinating to me. If you’ve ever seen a Parkour video, and if you haven’t, this is a video of a professional runner who strapped a GoPro camera to his head so you get a POV of what it is really like to do what he does. It’s amazing. (YouTube)
  • Ever woken up from a particularly festive night of partying having no idea what you had done the night before with no idea how you got to where you are right now? Of course you have. We know our readers. Here are 9 stories to make you feel better about your black out’s to let you know that as bad as you might have had it, it’s not as bad as these folks. (Oddee)


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Today’s hot actress: Rashida Jones from Parks and Recreation. (Heavy) (Ask Men)