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5 Things You Never Knew About Snow

Those among you in the Great British isles this weekend will probably have some fairly strong opinions about snow. But although the BBC News site is saturated with articles about the effect on life, limb and liberty, there are certain things they won’t have covered. Read the rest of this entry »

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Posted by on January 19, 2013 in How?, What?, When?, Where?, Who?, Why?

 

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How old is Wakko from the Animaniacs? The song ‘Hello Nurse’ tells us that Wakko is “only seven”, but the internet claims the writers said he wasn’t really seven when he sung the song.

On his blog, the show’s creator Tom Ruegger shows a scene that got missed out of the original show as it was considered inappropriate. It does however prove that there’s no way Wakko was intended to be “only seven” as the song might claim. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on December 22, 2012 in Silly, When?

 

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Could machines really rise up and take control? If so, who would be the leader?

There seems to be a universal fascination with the idea of humanity becoming overrun by its own creations. But is it actually possible?

Let’s for a moment assume that the world does not end with antdroids, megalomaniac bears, self-destruction or cats and consider this.

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Posted by on November 23, 2012 in When?, Who?

 

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When will smoking become good for you again? Will I live to see it?

If you watch old movies or television shows everyone smoked and nobody thought anything of it. If they had a stressful experience, they smoked. If they wanted to look badass, they smoked. If a room needed atmosphere, everyone smoked. It was standard. So why the change?

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Posted by on October 14, 2012 in When?

 

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Who invented football? (Or soccer, if you’re not with the Empire.)

We British appear to have laid claim to football, taking it on as our national sport (even though we don’t appear to be very good.)  But was it actually invented by the British?

Actually, no.

It was invented by the Pope. Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on September 23, 2012 in When?, Where?, Who?

 

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What is the Illuminati, and when did they start?

There is a perennial curiousness about secretive orders and organisations, the Freemasons being the other major subject of scrutiny.  But who are they and where did they come from? Read the rest of this entry »

 
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Posted by on August 30, 2012 in What?, When?, Who?

 

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Have cats taken over the world, but we just don’t know it yet?

Cats have it easy, don’t they?  They get fed.  They get petted.  They get their photos plastered all over the internets for everyone to lol at.  Should we finally own up to the fact that cats are in charge of it all?  They certainly seem to rule the internet.
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Posted by on August 5, 2012 in What?, When?

 

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