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Maya Angelou Poet, Activist, And Singular Storyteller, Dies At 86

The world lost one of the most amazing contemporary literary figures today. Read about her life here with Maya Angelou Poet, Activist, And Singular Storyteller, Dies At 86.

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Antarctica: 100 Years Of Exploration (Infographic)

Arctic ice may be melting us all into a full Earth tipping point into a place we can’t pull back from but man, have we had fun investigating its formerly frozen terrain! Check out Antarctica: […]

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25 Things You Might Not Know About ‘The Sopranos’

OH.MY.GOD.I.MISS.TONY.SOPRANO. If you were a fan of the hit HBO series of the world’s most awesome make believe Mafia family, you’re going to love this! Check out 25 Things You Might Not Know About ‘The […]

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10 Monumental Malignantly Narcissistic Sociopaths

If you’ve spent any time around a sociopath, you know full well just how f**king crazy they are. The depths of their soullessness are unfathomable as you can see here with the following 10 Monumental […]

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The Real Reason You’re Circumcised

Did your folks have your man parts snipped when you were a newborn? Do you have any idea why they did or didn’t? Now you can know the truth behind this (extremely barbaric) practice with […]

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The Victorian Inventor Of The Wheelie

If you’ve ever ridden a bike and popped a wheelie, you know for darn sure the exhilaration involved! See who started it all with The Victorian Inventor Of The Wheelie.

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Swear Word History: The Fascinating History of Our Favorite Four-Letter Words

If you curse like a sailor, you’re going to love the following Swear Word History: The Fascinating History of Our Favorite Four-Letter Words.

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15 Words That Don’t Mean What They Used To

Words, like people have come far over the years. See how they have evolved to have very different meanings than what they meant when they originated with 15 Words That Don’t Mean What They Used […]

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Why Native Americans Didn’t Wipe Out Europeans With Diseases

When Europeans settled into the Americas, they and the illnesses their robust immune systems carried with them killed nearly 95% of the regions’ Native American populations. Here’s the reverse of that: Why Native Americans Didn’t […]

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11 Desserts That Changed The World

The young and old agree: sometimes dessert is the best thing about a meal. And sometimes dessert makes history. Check out the following 11 Desserts That Changed The World.

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