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You Need to Watch Model Wife

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You Gotta Watch This

Model Wife is a hilarious web show about a normal guy married to a super model. The acting on it is fantastic and the writing was just nominated for a WGA Award. Plus, it features the wacked out screenshot above.

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Nuclear Bombs as Construction Tools

Kind of a dumb idea, unless you’re trying to construct a giant pile of rubble.

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Speaking of Explosions

The Hindenburg is just the beginning of this list of 25 of the deadliest explosions ever made by man.

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Warning: This Is Incredibly Childish

This clip from Portlandia sends up the culture - and side effects - of raw foods. It’s extremely infantile. But really funny. In a totally sophomoric way. Don’t say you weren’t warned.

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The Oddness at the End

Saturday Night Live typically reserves its last ten minutes for the weirdest, most experimental sketches they can cook up. AV Club counts down 19 of the most absurd.

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This Is Very Difficult For Me to Admit

I recently admitted to my family and friends something that I have feared for years: the fact that there is now a Taylor Swift song on the radio that I find somewhat catchy. This has been a really difficult time for me and I appreciate your understanding and support. In light of this difficult time in my life, I found this article about the construction of catchy pop music to be interesting.

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Splendid Spelunking

The Son Doong Cave is the biggest in the world, and here are the stunning pictures to prove it.

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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe
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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe. Encountering something that overwhelms your previous experience can be terrifying or enlightening.

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Dominoes and Fire. See a chain reaction of dominoes—powered by candles, hot air, and burning sparklers.

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Alan Hale Jr. "The Skipper." Meet the man behind the Gilligan's Island character.

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The 9 Most Nightmarish Movies About Nuclear Attacks. None of them are as scary as growing up during the Cold War arms race.

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5 Tips from NASA for Photographing the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21. The secret is preparing ahead of time.

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The Bloody San Antonio Origins of Chili Con Carne. One of the possible origin stories goes back as far as an uprising in 1813.

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The United States of Movies. The most iconic film set in each state, plotted on a colorful map.

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7 Spacecraft NASA Has Landed on Mars. Some future civilization may discover it and call it a robot planet.

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Where Did That Tuna Come From?
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Why You Should Care About Where Your Tuna Comes From. Pollutants are not the same across the globe.

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A Demonstration of How Water Acts in Space. Watch an astronaut blow fruit punch like bubble gum.

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I Wore A Mars Space Suit And It Was Exhausting. Living in an inhospitable atmosphere will be no walk in the park.

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John Ballou Newbrough's Orphan Utopia. His new Faithist religion was dictated by angels in the 1880s.

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How to Spot a Fake Viral Video. Begin with the idea that not every recording is true to life.

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The Bloody, Exhilarating Bonnie and Clyde Broke Taboos When it Hit Screens 50 Years Ago. It was historical fiction, yet resonated with the counterculture.

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The Game of Thrones Characters Need to Hang Out More. Battles and special effects are nice, but dialogue is where the show really shines.

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How WWII Saved The Great Gatsby From Obscurity. It took almost 20 years for the book to become a hit.

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