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The subway is a beacon for the weird and wonderful. As a cheap and efficient way to get around the various cities that they run through, they attract people from all walks of life, meaning that any ride on one of a train is likely to lead to people seeing all types of strange things....

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Have you ever wondered why we sleep? Usually the first thing people consider is resting. However, resting doesn’t have much to do with sleep, actually the body doesn’t really use sleep for rest. At least not in the way you would think. Turns out sleep is more of something that’s not explainable, even for scientists,...

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English can be a funny language, especially when people misuse its elements publicly. There are many words that sound hilarious when used in the wrong place, and even the wrong use of punctuation can have funny results. Quotation marks are supposed to be used to highlight content spoken by other people and to designate speech...

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Kids are pretty notorious and known for having extravagant imaginations. They’re able to concoct up ideas in their little minds and they often sometimes deem some their thoughts to be real. As a child, there are some interesting thoughts and phrases that you probably convinced yourself were true. Looking back, you may realize how crazy...

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Mexico is the southern neighbor of the United States in North America. It consists of 32 different states, and Mexico City, which is large enough to become its own area. The country was born in 1821 when it gained its independence and the border was established after the Mexican-American War from 1846-1848. If there’s one...

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Much as we’d love to believe the opposite, the fact of the matter is the Internet didn’t just pop up one day and become what it now is. There was a lot of trial and error that went into make the framework we consider the Internet. There was also a lot of trial and error...

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“Did you shag that numpty?” How about: “Ooh, it’s over by the thingamajig.” What do you think about “being a complete wazzock?” Can’t understand a word? Join the club! The British language is nothing if not filled with terms and expressions that are overly joyous and way too funny to say out loud, but will...

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The products most of us buy come in standard packaging that serves no purpose apart from displaying their brand name and keeping the contents inside. However, have you ever seen a product that has packaging that is ingenious? Packaging that is designed so well that you don’t even need the product, but want it solely...

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Traveling aboard a plane is one of the fastest and safest ways to travel, however because a plane is essentially a large, isolated car flying thousands of meters above the earth, there are strict regulations. Many of these include weapons, electronic devices, and more often than not various countries and boarders have guidelines on what...

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Technology is advancing at an unprecedented rate, and with that advancement comes a lot of other things. Sexual intercourse is something humans have been having for thousands of years, and whether you’d like to admit it or not, everyone around you as most likely had sex. So, why not spice up your sex life with...