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Christmas Sweater-Clad Sheep Reunited with Family

Residents of Omaha, Nebraska saw something strange wandering their streets over the weekend: A sheep wearing a jolly Christmas sweater. The festively-attired animal was captured by animal control at 13th and Ogden Streets on Sunday and taken to the Nebraska Humane Society. "Here’s something we don’t see every day!" NHS posted on its Facebook page along with a photo of the sheep. "If you’re missing a sheep that enjoys wearing Christmas Sweaters he’s here at NHS."

Thankfully, the sheep—whose name is Gage—has been reunited with his family. Margaret Vazquez, his owner, told NBC Omaha that Gage is an indoor sheep and must have followed one of the family members out of the house and escaped from a fence that's under construction. "I was looking for him, all worried for him," she said. "It's like losing my kid. I was all scared and didn't know what to do." The family has had Gage for five months. "I'm glad he wasn't eaten," Vazquez said. "People eat these things this time of year."

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Netflix's Most-Binged Shows of 2017, Ranked
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Netflix might know your TV habits better than you do. Recently, the entertainment company's normally tight-lipped number-crunchers looked at user data collected between November 1, 2016 and November 1, 2017 to see which series people were powering through and which ones they were digesting more slowly. By analyzing members’ average daily viewing habits, they were able to determine which programs were more likely to be “binged” (or watched for more than two hours per day) and which were more often “savored” (or watched for less than two hours per day) by viewers.

They found that the highest number of Netflix bingers glutted themselves on the true crime parody American Vandal, followed by the Brazilian sci-fi series 3%, and the drama-mystery 13 Reasons Why. Other shows that had viewers glued to the couch in 2017 included Anne with an E, the Canadian series based on L. M. Montgomery's 1908 novel Anne of Green Gables, and the live-action Archie comics-inspired Riverdale.

In contrast, TV shows that viewers enjoyed more slowly included the Emmy-winning drama The Crown, followed by Big Mouth, Neo Yokio, A Series of Unfortunate Events, GLOW, Friends from College, and Ozark.

There's a dark side to this data, though: While the company isn't around to judge your sweatpants and the chip crumbs stuck to your couch, Netflix is privy to even your most embarrassing viewing habits. The company recently used this info to publicly call out a small group of users who turned their binges into full-fledged benders:

Oh, and if you're the one person in Antarctica binging Shameless, the streaming giant just outed you, too.

Netflix broke down their full findings in the infographic below and, Big Brother vibes aside, the data is pretty fascinating. It even includes survey data on which shows prompted viewers to “Netflix cheat” on their significant others and which shows were enjoyed by the entire family.

Netflix infographic "The Year in Bingeing"
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