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Unexpected Ad Jingles

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10 Famous Musicians’ Hilarious and Surprising Ad Jingles. Worth it just to see Cinderella selling chili dogs.
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Watch a little girl and her cat sing Starship while riding a bike. There’s no point to it, but it will make you smile.
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Whole Foods: America’s Temple of Pseudoscience. The company’s devotion to organic food and homeopathic cures reach an almost religious level.
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9 Unsettling Meals In Literature. The authors use food as a metaphor that may make you hungry or sick.
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2CELLOS is the Croatian duo of Luka Šulić and Stjepan Hauser. Watch them play AC/DC’s “Thunderstruck” on two cellos.
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A new bill in Arizona allows businesses to refuse service to gays. A pizzeria responded by asserting their right to refuse service to Arizona legislators.
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Tiger Cubs Saved From Suspected Smugglers In Thailand. They were found in a pickup truck, along with hundreds of lizards, turtles, and tortoises.
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9 Terrifying Urban Legends From Victorian London. People feared pigs roaming in the sewers, ghosts, mutant humans, wild animal attacks, and more.
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Netflix download speeds are increasing in every country except the U.S, where it’s slowing down. Verizon and other cable ISPs have a solution: give them more money and all will be fine.
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10 Cool Underground Hotels. As cozy as being wrapped up in a mountain.

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Dogs Deliberately Smile at Us
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Dogs Have Pet Facial Expressions to Use on Humans, Study Finds. They learn what we like, and use it to communicate with us.

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Harvesting Cork in Rural Spain. It takes 25 years from planting to the first harvest, then nine years until the next one.

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The Year of the Witch. Hartford, Connecticut, spent 1662 and 1663 in a frenzy to identify witches among the townspeople.

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Burger King Reveals the Uncomfortable Truth About Bullying in a Remarkable In-Store Stunt. The premise is goofy, but the last minute will get you right in the feels.

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What Does the Hamburger Helper’s Skeleton Look Like? Each possibility is more ridiculous than the last.

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A Catfishing With a Happy Ending. The man she met online was an impostor, but then she met the guy he had stolen a profile picture from.

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5 Weird Pieces of Vintage Parenting Advice. Aren't you glad we have all the answers now?

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The Haunted Hospital. Waverly Hills Sanatorium has been a TB hospital, a nursing home, a failed religious monument, and now a paranormal investigation site.

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When Movie Trailers Mislead
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7 Times Misleading Movie Trailers Didn't Align with the Film. The trailer's only purpose is to get you into the theater, where you may be surprised.

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Flowers Have Secret Blue Halos That Bumblebees Can See. The effect is produced mechanically instead of chemically.

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Searching for the Identity of San Francisco’s Mysterious Mummified Girl. DNA analysis and a painstaking records search have given her a name and a history.

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Charles Laughton in The Hunchback of Notre Dame. The making of the 1939 film was an extreme experience for its star.

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Learn to Make Alien Facehugger Pudding Cups for Your Halloween Party. They have edible Alien eggs and facehuggers, they fizz, they glow in the dark, and they're delicious!

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From Folk to Acid Rock, How Marty Balin Launched the San Francisco Music Scene. More than just the founder of Jefferson Airplane, he encouraged the opening of clubs and auditoriums, promoted festivals, and welcomed bands from all over.

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The Wikipedia Markov Masher is a generator that will mix two Wikipedia articles together into a paragraph that almost, but not quite, makes sense in an artificial intelligence way. See some really funny examples here.

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11 Scientific Reasons Why Being in Nature is Relaxing. That's a lot of reasons to go outside today.

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