Reading While Eating June 29: Communes & Fat Cats

Today's links feature muffins that cost a ton and a cat that weighs a ton.

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A picture illustration shows a man looking at the Facebook website on a tablet in Sofia, June 27, 2012. Wall Street's top financial firms delivered highly-anticipated assessments of social networking phenomenon Facebook Inc on Wednesday, giving a cautious nod of approval about the company a month after its rocky initial public offering. Picture flipped along horizontal axis.

Cutthroat sports: As you sink your teeth into that sandwich, check out this roundup of athletes sinking their teeth into their competitors. (Mental Floss)

Fat cats: There’s a 40-pound cat named Garfield at a Long Island, N.Y., animal shelter. (BuzzFeed)

Social x-rays: Celebrities who look like skeletons are not new, but stars who dress like skeletons (off-camera) are rare. (Go Fug Yourself)

Boards for bros: Check out the male spin-offs of Pinterest. (The Week)

You may say I’m a dreamer: A Danish commune takes on new life on July 1. (

Drink up: More info about the health benefits of tea, for you caffeine addicts of the world. (Divanee)

Auto-tune of the day: The Gregory Brothers’ latest video rants about $16 muffins.