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Good day, bad day: July 3, 2012
Fans delight in the cover of J.K. Rowling's new book, while cat owners are shown to have higher suicide risks — and more winners and losers of today's news cycle
The Toxoplasma gondii parasite is commonly found in cat feces, and reportedly increases pet owners' risk of suicide.
The Toxoplasma gondii parasite is commonly found in cat feces, and reportedly increases pet owners' risk of suicide.
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OOD DAY FOR:

Life after Potter
J.K. Rowling unveils the cover of her first post-Harry-Potter novel for adults, The Casual Vacancy, which will be released September 27. [New York]

Aging beautifully
Amid ongoing criticism for its use of alarmingly young and scantily-clad models, American Apparel fires back with beautiful photos of its oldest model yet. [BuzzFeed]

Natural cross-promotion
A rare lizard that bears the same red-and-blue coloring as Spiderman is discovered in Kenya. [HyperVocal]
 

BAD DAY FOR: 

Some cat owners
A new study suggests that a parasite found in cat feces is linked to an increased likelihood of suicide in pet owners. [Death & Taxes]

Thinking before tweeting
A twitter account called @NeedADebitCard retweets photos of people's debit cards that users were dumb enough to post publicly. [The Daily Dot]

Trusting your friends
Twenty-five percent of female Facebook users admit to posting unflattering photos of friends on Facebook on purpose, according to a new survey. [Gawker]

For more winners and losers see: Good day, bad day: July 2, 2012

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