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That time again, it’s the very Best of the Web

The It’s Nice That team has once again wracked its collective little brains and drawn together a veritable cornucopia of stuff we’ve seen on the internet this week. Why? For you. Yes, you. Each and every one of you. Enjoy!

Film Dialogue from 2,000 screenplays, broken down by gender and age. This is really interesting. Some surprising and scary statistics in here. (Charlie)

This is a very cool new site which lets you choose and decade and a country, then plays you some music from it. It’s called Radiooooo. (Emily)

In the run up to the US presidential election, Eye on Design discusses the relevance of political posters in 2016. (Beccy)

Almost immediately after I watched Girls last week, the plot of which referenced a real-life murder from the 60s, I saw an article published by The New York Times announcing the murderer’s death. Clearly I wasn’t the only one weirded out. (Alex H)

This is great. World record toppled for largest human-mattress dominoes. (Jamie)

People are drawing with drones. (Ali)

Sesame Street introduces its first Afghan Muppet, Zari, to promote women’s rights. (Jenny)