Today is the anniversary of D-Day: quotes (Shakespeare, Eisenhower, Churchill), videos (footage, FDR's and Reagan's speeches), lots of links. Related: The Gear, Gadgets and Weaponry of a D-Day Paratrooper.
Hungary's first national gravedigging contest: Organizers say the contest is meant to improve the prestige of gravedigging.
Town installs giant inflatable turd to deter bad dog owners.
Railguns: A First Look at America’s Supergun.
ICYMI, Friday's links are here, and include the anniversary of the evacuation of Dunkirk, the 1909 Cherry Mine disaster, the NSA's exceedingly weird guide to the internet, and Goat Trauma Awareness Month.