Austin Thompson

Austin is a researcher and app developer from Albuquerque. Despite that, he only knows two extras from Breaking Bad.
9 Myths About Theodore Roosevelt
25 Benefits of Adopting a Rescue Dog
6 Conspiracy Theories That Turned Out to Be True
10 of the Best-Selling Books in History (Minus Religious Texts)
The 35 Best-Selling Albums in American History
11 Facts About John James Audubon
America's 20 Highest-Grossing Movies of All Time (Adjusted for Inflation)
7 Strange Tax Code Quirks
12 Surprising Effects of Daylight Saving Time
Can a Person Refuse a Presidential Pardon?
Why is Punxsutawney's Groundhog Called Phil?
8 Facts About Lupercalia—the Ancient Festival Full of Whippings and Ritual Sacrifice
6 Epidemics That Changed History
8 Facts About Seasonal Affective Disorder
Inside the Upside Down: The Murky Origins of a Puzzling Christmas Tree Trend
The 20 Best-Selling Movie Soundtracks of All Time
25 Questions about Hanukkah, Answered!
Is the Confidentiality Disclaimer at the Bottom of an Email Legally Binding?
12 Facts About Mandarin Ducks
12 Surprising Effects of Daylight Saving Time
How Does Cryptocurrency Work?
How 25 of Your Favorite Halloween Candies Got Their Names
17 Facts About the Apollo Program
The 10 Fastest Animals in the World
12 Furry Facts About Red Pandas
15 Facts About Lava
9 Common Misperceptions About Religious Observances
How Baby Boomers, Generation X, and Millennials Got Their Names
12 Things You Might Not Know About Passover
8 Odd Items People Have Used to Decorate Christmas Trees
30 Cities Around the World That No Longer Exist
12 Pieces of 100-Year-Old Advice for Dealing With Your In-Laws
Can You Expel a Sitting Senator?
25 Bad Luck Superstitions from Around the World
What is a Grand Jury?
What’s The Smallest Country In The World?
What Is the Longest River in the World?
10 Scientific Benefits of Being a Cat Owner
What Was the Original Reason for the 25th Amendment?
Lesser-Known Weapons of World War II
How Are Supreme Court Justices Chosen?
Can Members of the Electoral College Reverse the Results of a Presidential Election?
Is It Illegal to Take a Voting Booth Selfie?
What Happens if the Electoral College Ties?
15 of the Longest-Running Scientific Studies in History
10 Scientific Benefits of Being a Cat Owner
8 Odd Things That Were Illegal in the '90s
25 Things You Should Know About Albuquerque
12 Amazing Balancing Stones Around the World
57 Facts Every Disney Fan Should Know


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