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Really Odd Interview Questions

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Can’t You Just Ask About My Strengths and Weaknesses?

If you have a job interview coming up you’d better be prepared to espouse your beliefs about Bigfoot, estimate how many snow shovels were sold in the U.S. last year, and respond to a wide variety of other harebrained topics.

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The Führer’s Throne

How did Hitler’s toilet end up in New Jersey?

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Game On

One of the Nintendo cartridges featured in this post on extremely expensive video games has hit the auction market. Who wants it?

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“They Say Go and Then They All Just Fall Into A Pile”

That is literally what my mom says when you ask her to explain how football works. If you’re like her and just don’t get what’s happening, this video will help. But get going. You only have nine days until the Super Bowl.

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Get Cookin’

In this simple illustrated video, Michael Pollan explains why you should get out of the drive-thru and into the kitchen.

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Read to Your Inner 'Tween

Just because something is billed as Young Adult fiction doesn’t mean an adult can’t and shouldn’t read it. Here are 25 great books you should read no matter how old you are.

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If You Like Taking Our Surveys and Possibly Winning Things...

...this link's for you.

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Today’s Grab Bag Link

Try to find your way through this one.

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How James Cameron Crafts Perfect Sequels
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Aliens and Terminator 2: How James Cameron Crafts Perfect Sequels. There's still no hope for another Titanic story.

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How Exactly Does Binary Code Work? Learn how "off" and "on" leads to everything you see on the internet.

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25 Years Ago, Sleepless In Seattle Found the Romantic Hiding in the Cynic. Meg Ryan and Tom Hanks made a love story in which the principles didn't meet until the very end.

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When a DNA Test Shatters Your Identity. Unexpected results happen so often that support groups have formed to help people deal with the trauma.

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33 Clever Copycat Recipes For Your Favorite Chain Restaurants. These are particularly helpful when you live far away from those eateries.

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How Inclusive are Beauty Brands Around the World? Depending on where you live, you might not be able to find foundation makeup that matches your skin color.

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Community Plumbing: A Tribute to the Neighborhood Hardware Store. They are a reminder of how real-world skills can be developed to fix what's wrong.

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10 Movies That Were Banned in China. Some of the reasons might have you scratching your head.

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50 Things to Know About Aquaman
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50 Things to Know About Aquaman. To be precise: About the Aquaman movie set to hit theaters in December.

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Barbie is Now a Woke Vlogger. For a toy fashion model, her advice for young women is amazingly spot-on.

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This Is Your Brain on Fatherhood. Only about 10 percent of mammalian species provide paternal care for babies, but those who do have a better chance of survival.

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What Does a Six-Legged Robot Flowerpot Do? It seeks out sunlight, water, and whatever else the plant may need.

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Hospital Food: Unappetizing Meals for Sick People. The switch from home convalescence to feeding a variety of inpatients is the reason hospital food is so bad.

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Are You a Money Ostrich? The first step toward understanding your financial situation is to stop avoiding it.

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The Secretive Mega-Companies Behind Your Glasses. Chances are that your lenses and frames are made by two companies that control the global market.

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10 Beloved Animals From Ancient History. Their monuments have lasted thousands of years.

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