The Missing Links: A Brief History of the Backpack

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Show This to the Next Person Who Says They’re Freezing
Here’s what it really feels like.

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How the Backpack Came Forward
There was a time when school kids had to actually carry their books. How awful.

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Nerdify Everything: Practical Jokes
The fact that these pranks are posted by the Smithsonian should tell you the type of brainpower that went into creating them.

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Now THAT’S A Long Flight
Some of you might have flown across the country, or the ocean, recently to visit loved ones. And along the way you may have complained about how long your flight was. Just be glad you weren’t on the Hacienda in 1959.

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King Pong
These are the best table tennis shots of 2012:

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The Big Apple’s Bygone Beauties
And here are some of the most stunning buildings that have vanished from New York City.

December 27, 2012 - 10:20am
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