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Weird, Unexpected Origins Of 5 Common Things

Weird, Unexpected Origins Of 5 Common Things

by Jordan Breeding - You think you at least have a rough idea of where common stuff comes from … but then when you look at the history books, things get weird.

4 Animals Who Are Objectively More Successful Than Most People

4 Animals Who Are Objectively More Successful Than Most People

by Lydia Bugg - There’s nothing better to lift the spirits than confronting the knowledge that you will never be as successful as these animals.

The Bizarre Origins Of 5 Totally Ordinary Things

The Bizarre Origins Of 5 Totally Ordinary Things

by Jordan Breeding - Some of the most ordinary, mundane things you see in everyday life have origin stories that sound too insane to believe.

Hilariously Stupid Weapons Someone Thought Would Actually Work In Battle

Hilariously Stupid Weapons Someone Thought Would Actually Work In Battle

by Pauli Poisuo - From tiny tanks to guns that would shoot everyone around you ... including yourself.