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Napoleon VS. Napoleon

Epic Rap Battle time! Who do you think would win in a match between Napoleon Bonaparte and Napoleon Dynamite? [Warning: Adult language at the very beginning of the video]

As always, these great rap battles are brought to you by NicePeter.

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Things You Didn't Know Came From Wisconsin
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Kindergarten didn't exist in the U.S. until two German immigrants brought it to Watertown, Wisconsin, in 1856. 

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Words We Invented by Getting Them Wrong
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So many great inventions came about by accident—penicillin, the microwave oven, and post-it notes to name just a few. And it's that way with language too. Often, a linguistic mistake will persist until it's so widely used that it becomes... correct. Here are some of our favorites.

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