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Wooooooooooooooooo

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College Humor

And the Crowd Goes Wild

Well, more specifically they go “Wooooooooooooooooooooo.” As it turns out, the studio audience at a Saved By the Bell taping tended to do that a lot.

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The Live Show About Nothing

These college students wanted to do something, yada yada yada, a live stage version of Seinfeld.

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The Geography of Fandom

Sports experiences vary greatly depending on where you live. People who live in the Midwest know beer, mustaches and heartbreak. People out West are familiar with beach balls, the Dodgers and DVR.

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A Letter To Verizon Customers

This should explain the entire situation.

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Blue For Boys. Pink For Girls.

If you walk the aisles of a children’s toy store you’ll notice this certainly seems to be a rule in our society. But why is it?

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Why Is It A Mug?

I always just assumed that a 1920s mobster made it up.

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Pressing RECORD on Your Dreams

Will it someday be possible to make a record of your nighttime visions?

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Well, That Helped

These subtitles are full of errors and weird stuff and just generally way off. But in many cases they make the show more entertaining.

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Did You Read This Far Down?

A lot of people don’t. Here’s why.

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Mutiny on the Prisoner Ship
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In the 18th century, Britain shipped around 50,000 prison inmates to the American colonies to do hard labor. James Dalton was sent multiple times for theft, and once succeeded in leading a mutiny aboard the prison ship.

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10 Surprising Ways to Lose Your Mind. Mental disorders can be triggered by a wide variety of conditions.

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How a Group of ’70s Radicals Tried (and Failed) to Invade Disneyland. Four hundred police were waiting for the paltry few hundred Yippies that showed up.

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Rocket Launches Look Even Cooler From Space. A satellite recorded images of a Soyuz launch on July 14.

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How Synthetic Fabrics Inspired a Cultural Revolution. Few people remember how much time laundry and ironing used to take.

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Can you solve the counterfeit coin riddle? You probably could if you had plenty of time.

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Ancient ruins keep being 'discovered.' Were they ever lost?

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A Tree That Flowers With 40 Different Fruits. It's not legendary, but a triumph of science and patience.

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Manta Rays, the Ocean’s Peaceful Giants
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Swim With Manta Rays, the Ocean’s Peaceful Giants. They can grow to 25 feet wide and resemble underwater flying saucers.

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Why ordering from the kids menu is harmful to children. They've changed from smaller portions of adult entrees to bland but safe options for picky eaters.

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22 Facts About Ernest Hemingway. He led an extraordinary, although too short, life.

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A Newly Discovered Diary Tells the Harrowing Story of the Deadly Halifax Explosion. It's believed to be the only same-day account from an eyewitness to the disaster that left 2000 people dead.

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Drug Expiration Dates May Be More Myth Than Fact. A stash of medicines was found to be effectively potent decades after they were made.

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Downtown Atlanta’s Lost Psychedelic Theme Park. The World of Sid and Marty Krofft was as weird as their TV shows.

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Malloy the Invincible. In 1932, a gang of killers bought insurance on a homeless drunk, but then found out he was harder to kill than Rasputin.

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Why Are Baseball Games Nine Innings Long? Believe it or not, that number actually shortened the game.

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