Links of Awesomeness: January 16, 2013

By Brandon Hook 1-16-2013

Check out last year's best selfies, collected by buzzfeed.

And while you're at it, check out buzzfeed's Absolute Best Kids of the Year.

Some films just make you sigh — in a good way. This film of a woman scoping out the Louvre alone is one of them.

So apparently, Warner Bros. is doing a sci-fi adaption of the Odyssey. Just when you thought you'd seen everything ... [via Paste]

On Tuesday, singer-songwriter Ingrid Michaelson joined 21 children from Newtown, Conn., to perform their rendition of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow" on ABC's Good Morning America. Recorded at the Connecticut home studio of Talking Heads and Tom Tom Club members Chris Frantz and Tina Weymouth, the song is available for download on iTunes and Amazon. All proceeds will benefit the local non-profit Newtown Youth Academy and the United Way of Western Connecticut. [via Paste]

 Brandon Hook is the Online Assistant at Sojourners.

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