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People Arrested for Dumb Social Media Posts

People Arrested for Dumb Social Media Posts

People arrested for dumb social media posts kind of had it coming to them. From the teens who jokingly threaten lives on Twitter to those who took to Facebook to organize full-scale riots, all of these people have one thing in common: each were arrested for a common-sense-bending social media post. In our world where …

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Secrets Revealed by Google Maps

Secrets Revealed by Google Maps

The Internet is an equally dark and entertaining place, where one can discover delights that you didn’t know existed alongside horrible things that you wish you could forget. It’s sort of like the Diagon Alley of the real world. For proof of this theory, you need only to look at the Google Maps secrets collected …

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Facts You Never Knew About Mr. Rogers

Facts You Never Knew About Mr. Rogers

For over 30 years and nearly 1,000 shows, Fred Rogers created the friendly world of Mister Rogers’s Neighborhood for children to enjoy across the nation. Thankfully, Mr. Rogers turned out to be the same generous, amicable, neighborly man off camera that he was during his PBS program. Here are 14 things that you didn’t know about Mr. Rogers, the man many people consider …

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Historical Events You Won’t Believe Happened at the Same Time

  In 2014, two separate Reddit users—ShyneBox and mitch3a—posted essentially the same question to AskReddit, several months apart: What are some events in history that you never would’ve guessed happened around the same time? The response was awesome, with almost 15,000 combined comments. Super-popular blogger Jason Kottke linked to both threads and the conversation spread like …

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Embarrassing Moments Caught On Google Street View

The Internet has its good and bad qualities, but overall, it’s brought the people of the world closer together. It allows anyone to find information with a mere keystroke, and lets web surfers see far-flung destinations. Of course, it also allows anyone to witness embarrassing moments caught on Google Street View and charted on Google …

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Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle

Every Person Who Has Been Immortalized in a Google Doodle

Who are the most influential people in history? Here’s a good place to start. This is a list of every person who has ever been immortalized in a Google Doodle, in order from the very first to the most recent. The first Google Doodle appeared on the search engine homepage instead of the familiar colorful …

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