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Linked Up: Inspirational women, NSEW, Spaderman

For the 100th International Women’s Day this week, The Guardian chose their Top 100 inspirational women living today from a range of backgrounds and subjects. This is possibly the only time you’ll see Lady Gaga and Margaret Thatcher in the same list. [The Guardian]

A football (soccer) player was sent off the pitch this week after tackling a pitch intruder wearing a mankini. There’s video.  [BBC News]

Bootlegged toys: yes, you too can own ‘Spaderman’. [Cracked.com]

One man’s experience of being a giver on World Book Night. [The Bookseller]

Two-thirds of lawyers said Facebook was the ‘primary source’ of evidence in divorce proceedings. [Shiny Shiny]

British book blogger extraordinaire Dovegreyreader celebrated the fifth birthday of her blog. [Dovegreyreader Scribbles]

If you can’t get to SXSW, perhaps you might be interested in NSEW. [Londonist]

Leona Lewis is London’s most influential woman? Really? [The First Post]

A guide to T A office hours. [PHD Comics]

‘If membership is restricted to men, the lose will be ours.’ [Letters of Note]

And finally… Daniel Craig in a dress for International Women’s Day:

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