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Real Name: E. M. Caris
Member Since: November 19th, 2012
I am a researcher for Cracked, and a graduate student studying modern British history.
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Some popcorn flicks have gained surprising popularity with oddly specific groups of people.
Extraordinary doesn't always mean awesome.
Abraham Lincoln freed the slaves, Napoleon overcame his height problems to conquer Europe, and Julius Caesar was murdered for inventing a controversial salad. These summaries aren't 100 percent accurate.
Don't believe any of the following.
If you really want to see how weird Hollywood's gender standards are, imagine some famous existing movies with the roles reversed.
When people wax nostalgic, it's typically for fun stuff, like old cameras and weathered rocking chairs ... not polio or segregation.
It was a heck of a lot easier lying to people before social media.
Sometimes, the implied consequences of a failed plan are so awful that you're left wondering why anyone would have tried to pull the plan off in the first place.
Illness can appear out of the blue and turn your life upside-down, like a Zooey Deschanel character in a rom-com.