With the news about Muammar Gaddafi moving so quickly, kick back with these afternoon links.
Shooting a Dictator: “It’s like his soul had been scooped out of his head and taken away.” What it’s like to photograph Muammar Gaddafi. (Lightbox)
Big Band: Japan’s definition of a pop music “girl group” features 48 women. Dressed as schoolgirls. (The Atlantic)
Down Time: Suffering from World Series fever? Relax with some vintage photos of baseball stars hanging out. (LIFE)
Sad Follow-Up: What seemed like a funny story — exotic animals on the loose in Ohio! — has led to a depressing conclusion. (The Daily What)
Can’t Win ‘Em All: Celebrities have awkward moments, too. Even in hilarious (and sometimes hilariously bad) taped auditions. (Flavorwire)
Viral Video: Second Chance, a short-lived 1980s sitcom, correctly predicted the year Gaddafi would die. (BuzzFeed)