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2/9/07 Gil's LotD

http://www.videojug.com/film/how-to-beat-your-children-at-computer-games A guide for parents on learning how to beat your children at video games.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MVPjuiABp_E A music video for a song about Werner Von Braun by Tom Lehrer.
http://adage.com/century/campaigns.html A list of the top 100 advertising campaigns.

2/6/07 Gil's LotD

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0qEotHQgUsg A robot arm controlled by a Wii remote control.
http://archaeology.about.com/b/2006/12/01/damascus-steel.htm The history of Damascus Steel, lost to modern metalworkers.
http://www.3situations.com/BillSullivanWorks/MTmaster.html Pictures taken of New Yorkers as they came out of Metro ticket stiles.

10/10/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.headlesshistoricals.com/ Dolls of historical figures who were beheaded.
http://www.i-hacked.com/content/view/189/48/ Using the aluminum from a beer can to make a pick which can open Masterlock combination locks.
http://www.neatorama.com/2006/09/19/10scientific-frauds-that-rocked-the-world/ A top ten lists of scientific frauds.

5/21/06 Gil's LotD

http://www.damninteresting.com/eyewitnesses-to-hiroshima-and-nagasaki Eyewitnesses to the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki.
http://www.hemmy.net/2006/05/02/space-cube-smallest-pc/ The world's smallest PC, about 2 inches cubed, and has USB, Ethernet, and VGA. I think it's very cool.

11/3/05 Gil's LotD

9/14/05 Gil's LotD

5/26/05 Gil's LotD

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http://www.serpentswall.com/ A tour of some of Kiev's battle-scarred plains

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5/9/05 Gil's LotD

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Emperor_Norton Emperor Joshua A. Norton the First, Emperor of America and Protector of Mexico

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4/27/05 Gil's LotD

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http://www.hostkingdom.net/earthrul.html The largest empires in human history
http://www.trackertrail.com/survival/fire/cokeandchocolatebar/ I've tried this before- it's not easy
http://www.cornwear.com/home.html A shotuout to all the Prepsters on the list.

4/7/05 Gil's LotD

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http://www.laureleastmankiteboarding.com/ The prestigious Laurel Eastman School of Kiteboarding
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carloman_%28son_of_Pippin_III%29 The brother of Charlemagne

3/25/05 Gil's LotD

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Because I forgot to send yesterday's link of the day there are three links today!
http://www.space.com/scienceastronomy/050321_big_bang.html A small Big Bang has been recreated by scientists
http://www.channel4.com/history/microsites/W/worstjobs/index.html Some of the worst jobs in history

3/13/05 Gil's LotD

3/10/05 Gil's LotD

Gil's link of the day
http://www.eyewitnesstohistory.com/ First hand accounts of major historical events
http://media.pc.gamespy.com/media/694/694422/vids_1.html?fromint=1 Quite possibly the greatest game ever conceived

3/9/05 Gil's LotD

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http://museumofconceptualart.com/accomplished/ By the time Einstein was 16, he had begun his theory of Relativity- what have you done so far?
http://www.plasticmartians.com/play.php?gameID=118 Protect the hole from the balls

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