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I Have Swedish Roots, So This Matters to Me

Sunday, March 29, 2015 10:00 pm


[Where is Scandinavia?] (Viewer #519,128)

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I’ll Just Stick to Counting My Lucky Stars, Thank You

Sunday, March 29, 2015 3:00 pm


[How Many Stars Are There?] (Viewer #63,067)

I’ll be the first to note the irony in the fact that an episode of “It’s Ok to Be Smart” says something as colossally stupid as “the number 1 septillion is so big that it doesn’t make sense”.

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It’s Like Wallace & Gromit Visit Ancient Rome, Except It’s Good

Saturday, March 28, 2015 10:00 pm


[Amazing Stop-Motion: Time Travel to Ancient Rome] (Viewer #9,190)

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Follow Up to What to Do With a Live, Pinless Grenade

Saturday, March 28, 2015 3:00 pm

What do you do when a live grenade lands at your feet?

Hope your instructor brings you with him when he dives into a pit.

[Soldier drops a grenade during training in China] (Viewer #4,309)

By the way, is there an Obamacare metaphor in here somewhere?

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The Hobbit Movie You Only Watched for Closure

Friday, March 27, 2015 9:00 pm

If you actually revered the Hobbit trilogy, don’t watch this, it’s quite disrespectful.

If you resent what Peter Jackson’s inexcusable padding did to a good story, this is for you.

(NOTE: Contains censored swearing. Also spoilers)


[Honest Trailers – The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (feat. HISHE)] (Viewer #1,071,981)

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Mostly Because Biden Is Used The Poster Child at 3:06

Thursday, March 26, 2015 9:00 pm


[The Science of Awkwardness] (Viewer #1,487,073)

Also, thank you for the term “cringe comedy” (my least-favorite genre of humor).

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Also, a Reminder That Obama Has Never Gotten Dirt Under His Fingernails.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 9:00 pm


[Chevy Small-Block Rebuild Time-lapse] (Viewer #756,098)

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Better Than North Korea, Anyway

Tuesday, March 24, 2015 9:00 pm

I thought this just looked like fun, so I don’t want to be too cynical about it, but I imagine that this is still closer to a moonshot than anything we can expect under Obama’s NASA.

Plus, less Muslimy.


[3rd world space programme?] (Viewer #1,917,763)

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Canada: Our Friend-ish to the North

Monday, March 23, 2015 9:00 pm


[Canada & The United States: Bizarre Borders Part 2] (Viewer #6,219,561)

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I Knew About the House of Representatives Thing, I Didn’t Know the Votes Were by State

Sunday, March 22, 2015 10:00 pm


[What If the Electoral College is Tied?] (Viewer #1,733,944)

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My Googleganger Was the First Man Ashore on D-Day (Sadly, No Relation)

Sunday, March 22, 2015 3:00 pm


[YouTube direct link] (Viewer #2,374,127)

[title reference link]

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Until Movies Were Invented, Every Woman in America Was Named Mary

Saturday, March 21, 2015 10:00 pm

Things seem pretty static at first, but you’ll notice pronounced shifts around the advents of movies, TV, and the internet.


[The Evolution of US Girl Names: Bubbled ] (Viewer #238,570)

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So, Basically It’s the French Castle from “Grail”?

Saturday, March 21, 2015 3:00 pm


[The (Secret) City of London, Part 1: History] (Viewer #2,412,024)

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Apparently, Clever Design Trumps Raw Mass

Friday, March 20, 2015 9:00 pm


[1959 Chevrolet Bel Air vs. 2009 Chevrolet Malibu IIHS crash test] (Viewer #1,895,922)

Don’t quit this one early. There are lots of different camera angles, and they save the over-the-shoulder cam for last.

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Yes, Pennies Can Be Gotten Rid of

Thursday, March 19, 2015 9:00 pm

See Also: yesterday’s video


[Canada Gets Rid of the Penny (Huzzah!)] (Viewer #1,250,039)

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Still Good For Homemade Batteries, I Suppose

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 9:00 pm


[Death to Pennies] (Viewer #3,003,462)

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I Actually Never Wondered About This, But I Found the Answer Interesting Anyway

Tuesday, March 17, 2015 9:00 pm


[How Do Chameleons Change Color?] (Viewer #391,038)

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Apparently a Popular Hobby in Some Parts

Monday, March 16, 2015 10:00 pm

(Submitted (independently) by mikeszekely and Travelwise42 [High Praise!])


[“Gun Grill” M16 Bacon Cooker!] (Viewer #384,219)

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I Have No Idea How They Talked Frakes Into Doing This

Monday, March 16, 2015 9:00 pm

I’ve watched enough Next Generation to have gotten all the references.

Including how he sits down while taking the stand.


[The Trial of Star Trek’s William T. Riker – Nerd Court (ft. Jonathan Frakes)] (Viewer #7,339)

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Send This Video To All Your Friends!

Sunday, March 15, 2015 10:00 pm


[This Video Will Make You Angry] (Viewer #1,440,678)

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