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It’s not just the characters and situations that are problematic. It’s the garbage behind the scenes.

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6 Big Marvel Characters No One Cared About Before The Movies

While Marvel's heavy hitters are hailed as beloved cultural icons now, that wasn't always the case.

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5 World Cities That Have Weird Problems You Never Knew About

Los Angeles has traffic, New Orleans has hurricanes, and Cleveland has a deep existential malaise from which few escape.

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Why Everyone Is Wrong About Violent Video Games & Your Brain

Games don't teach you to be violent, or sexist, or an Italian plumber. They do teach you something sneakier.

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Delete Your Account, Elon Musk

Elon Musk needs to take a break from, just, like, everything.

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How A Typo Screwed Up One Of History's Worst Video Games

Behold, the timeless tale of Alien vs. Spelling Error.

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36 Infuriating Mixed Messages That Surround You Every Day

All the contradictory messages the world is expecting you to make sense of.

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Become A Virtual Snake Charmer With These Python Bundles

If you're like us, you just enjoy things that are named after snakes.

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6 Self-Defense Gadgets That Seem Like A Terrible Idea

The modern citizen must always be properly prepared for the worst.

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15 Insane Mistakes That Never Should’ve Been Televised

Kanye West's puppet show, David Hasselhoff's X-Files knockoff, AND MORE enormous miscalculations!

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5 People Who Elevated Laziness To An Art Form

There are some truly elite masters in the art of blowing stuff off.

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Door Knobs Weren't Invented Until AFTER The Civil War

Fire, wheel, beer, doorknob? Not quite.

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This Is The Last Blockbuster Video Left Out There

With the two last stores in Alaska shutting down, one Blockbuster in Oregon is clinging to un-life.

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PHOTOPLASTY

19 Unwritten Rules That Everyone Seems To Follow

We are a society of rules. Or, more accurately, we're a society of often dumb rules.

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26 Actors Who Were Completely Miscast (For Huge Roles)

This is what happens when you cast the exact wrong person in a major role.

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5 Bad Hollywood Reboots And What We Should've Gotten Instead

The problem isn't that Hollywood recycles ideas -- it's that it recycles the wrong ideas.

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20 Bizarre Ways Humans Are Permanently Changing The Planet

Turns out we’re doing way more to the planet than making it dirty.

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