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How did the internet react to the Supreme Court's ruling on Obamacare? With memes and image macros, of course!
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An Internet Family Vacation. See what happens when websites get together for a camping trip. A lot of inside jokes, with more in the comments.
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See a supercut of TV's Best Confession of Love. Surprising, goofy, tragic, or epic, all together they will make you go mushy inside.
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Would you like to learn how a microwave oven works? Did you even know people used to refer to them as microwave "ovens"?
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Jeff Cohen’s five-year-old daughter decided her three-year-old sister needed a haircut, so she got the scissors. Weeks later, after everyone had calmed down and learned their lessons, he interviewed the girls about the experience.
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How Computers Have Actually Fueled Our Dependency on Office Paper. It's like we don't trust electronic storage, but we are downright addicted to data.
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Starting in 2014, four college football teams will play for the national championship instead of two. Not everyone is happy with the new plan.
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An Ache for the Distance. How important is it to see the world?

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The Origins of 36 Marvel Characters, Illustrated
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No matter what their powers, every super hero has an origin story, from Spider-Man’s radioactive bite to Iron Man’s life-threatening chest shrapnel. In their latest poster, the designers at Pop Chart Lab have taken their infographic savvy to the Marvel Universe, charting the heroic origins of 36 different Marvel characters through miniature, minimalist comics.

Without using any words, they’ve managed to illustrate Bucky Barnes's plane explosion and subsequent transformation into the Winter Soldier, Jessica Jones’s car crash, the death of the Punisher’s family, and other classic stories from the major Marvel canon while paying tribute to the comic book form.

Explore the poster below, and see a zoomable version on Pop Chart Lab’s website.

A poster featuring 36 minimalist illustrations of superhero origin stories.
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Keep your eyes open for future Marvel-Pop Chart crossovers. The Marvel Origins: A Sequential Compendium poster is “the first release of what we hope to be a marvelous partnership,” as Pop Chart Lab’s Galvin Chow puts it. Prints are available for pre-order starting at $37 and are scheduled to start shipping on March 8.

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