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Early Cell Phone Advertising

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Awesome 80s Cell Phone Ads

These TV spots show off the amazing new “transportable cellular phone system”.

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Wanna Feel Really Insignificant?

You might after you find out there might be 100 billion “Earths” out there somewhere.

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Try Explaining This, Science

These six materials do completely amazing and befuddling things. Article contains some NSFW language.

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Be A Film Critic

A man in New Zealand sued Paramount Pictures because he felt a movie trailer was misleading, and the studio agreed to refund his money. Excuse me, I have about 500 lawsuits I need to go file.

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Be A Film Prop Collector

Here are a few props from well-known motion pictures that you could go out and purchase right now.

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We Should All be Judged...

The entire U.S. population should be put on trial for allowing this individual to become the highest-paid person on TV.

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Speaking of Judging...

I should most certainly be judged, because when I travel to Pittsburgh in a few weeks for a Pirates game, I am definitely getting this sandwich.

What's the most shameful junk food you've ever eaten? This will probably be mine.

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The Last Solar Eclipse
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The Last Solar Eclipse. There will come a time when the moon is too far away to produce a solar eclipse.

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Nebraska's Fearless Maid. How Minnie Freeman saved her students during the blizzard of 1888.

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Confessions of a Costume Curator. Historic garments carry the ghosts of the people who once wore them.

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This Infant's Size Confirms a Concern Doctors Have Had for Years: Large babies as well as small babies can be an indication of problems ahead.

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18 Science Fiction Spacesuits, Ranked. They may look cool, but how safe and usable would they be in real life?

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The Haunting Magic of Ghost Buildings. They aren't there anymore, but they've left evidence of their existence on the shared walls of the adjacent buildings.

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Technology Could Make Us Immortal. (But there will be consequences.)

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6 Unexpected Consequences of a Solar Eclipse. Be ready for them.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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