Thursday, December 25, 2014

Link Round-Up: December 25, 2014

Christmas Groot

Christmas cards available for purchase from Society6. US$12

News: A Paul Cézanne oil painting has sold for $100 million at auction, making it one of the most expensive pieces of art ever sold.

In 1959, iconic Surrealist painter Salvador Dalí agreed to design several holiday greeting cards for Hallmark, "with several stipulations. He asked for $15,000 [$122,200 in 2014 dollars] in cash in advance for 10 greeting card designs, with no suggestions from Hallmark for the subject or medium, no deadline and no royalties."

Book, Actually: 10 Novels to Pair with Christmas Movies

Fans of Bioshock will enjoy this Rapture-themed fish tank.

From Papyrus to Pixels is a long essay in The Economist about the changing form of books, presented both as a traditional web-scroll, as an e-book and in audio form.

He is Bill Gates, and he is burdened with glorious Reddit Secret Santa purpose.

Lego X — 3D Print & Save Your Lego Creations the Way You Intended Them to Be

Morgan Freeman reads 'Twas the Night Before Christmas My new Christmas Eve tradition. continues their end-of-the-year tradition of reading Neil Gaiman’s short story, “I, Cthulhu, or, What’s A Tentacle-Faced Thing Like Me Doing In A Sunken City Like This (Latitude 47° 9’ S, Longitude 126° 43’ W)?

Yes, Virginia, there is a Star Wars Christmas album.

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