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Ancient Roman Socks

These magnificently preserved socks date back to Roman Egypt, c. 250-420 A.D. Are they designed for two-toed people? Not quite: The big toe divided from the others suggest that the socks were probably meant to be worn with sandals. It is unclear whether the socks formed offerings to the dead or were used as foot coverings. [...]

Sorry To Hear Your Toe Got Needled

(YouTube Link) Sorry to hear your toe got needled is a strange little animated short that starts out stop motion and ends in traditional 2d style, and it all centers around a man’s strange story about his injurious trip to the hospital. It’s cute, it’s a cartoon, and even though watching it probably isn’t covered by your [...]