Links of the week: Sept. 8, 2015

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» I'm not sure how they missed Kevin Spacey in "The Usual Suspects" here, but check out some of the things actors have done to themselves for roles.
» Is the Halloween paraphernalia out in your area? We've seen it around for a few weeks now. See some masks from days of yore — and not all of them are means as fun costumes.
» What's for dinner? How about some food from ancient Rome? Here are some recipes.
» Speaking of food, check out photos from the 2015 Global Sushi Challenge.
» What do you do with a decommissioned prison?
» Zen master D.T. Suzuki on freedom and fulfillment
» Where did punctuation come from?

Archive: The Bearded Brain email newsletter

Below is the collection of weekly email newsletter versions of The Bearded Brain. They constitute about a year of links to interesting things and podcasts. This now publishes at a collection of links every Tuesday, available here.

Sept. 1, 2015
Aug. 25, 2015
Aug. 18, 2015
Aug. 11, 2015
Aug. 4, 2015
July 28, 2015
July 21, 2015
July 14, 2015
July 7, 2015
June 30, 2015
June 23, 2015
June 16, 2015
June 9, 2015
June 2, 2015
May 26, 2015
May 19, 2015
May 12, 2015
May 5, 2015
April 28, 2015
April 21, 2015
April 14, 2015
April 7, 2015
March 31, 2015
March 24, 2015
March 17, 2015
March 10, 2015
March 3, 2015
Feb. 24, 2015
Feb. 17, 2015
Feb. 10, 2015
Feb. 3, 2015
Jan. 27, 2015
Jan. 20, 2015
Jan. 13, 2015
Jan. 6, 2015
Dec. 30, 2014
Dec. 23, 2014
Dec. 16, 2014
Dec. 9, 2014
Dec. 2, 2014
Nov. 25, 2014
Nov. 18, 2014
Nov. 11, 2014
Nov. 4, 2014
Oct. 28, 2014
Oct. 21, 2014
Oct. 14, 2014
Oct. 7, 2014
Sept. 30, 2014