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Psychedelic Santa: The Shamanic Origins of Christmas

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(Reality Sandwich) Have you ever wondered why in modern Christmas tradition we do the things we do?  What is the origin of the Christmas tree, with the star on top, decorations about, and all the brightly wrapped presents beneath?  Or […]

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Someone Made a Video of Guy Fieri Eating to “Hurt” by Johnny Cash and Well, Here It Is

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Mayor Wertz made an epic video compilation of Guy Fieri eating his way through “flavor town” to the tune of “Hurt” by Johnny Cash. The result? Internet gold. Enjoy.

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10 Victorian Christmas Cards That Are Absolutely Ridiculous

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(BoredPanda) If you think holidays are weird these days, then you clearly haven’t seen these 19th-century Victorian era Christmas cards that were just as creepy as those times themselves. Bored Panda has gone through an expansive TuckDB Ephemera‘s vintage postcard collection to gather […]

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7 Gorgeous People with Unique Skin Color

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 1. Khoudia Diop Khoudia Diop is a 19-year-old from Senegal who has faced bullying throughout her life simply because of the color of her skin. But that hasn’t stopped her, and she began working with The Coloured Girl, Inc., a group […]

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The Entire Internet History of UK Citizens Now Viewable by Government Organizations

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The Investigatory Powers Bill forces internet providers in the UK to keep a full record of every site visited by each of its customers (excluding government accounts) for over a year.  Like real life Troll Trace (see bel0w), this bill will […]

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Adidas To Make 1 Million Pairs Of Sneakers From Recycled Ocean Plastic By 2017

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Everyone wanted a pair of Adidas’ sneakers made from illegal fishing nets in 2015, which is why the company is mass-producing 1 million more to sell. Credit: Adidas x Parley for the Oceans In 2015, Adidas partnered with Parley for […]

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7 Strange and Creepy Demons From Around the World

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(The Ghost Diaries) There are thousands of cultures around the world, each with many unique beliefs. Each culture is truly unique, but one thing that is familiar across all of them is a belief in demons. Humans love to be […]

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Matayoshi Mitsuo: The Japanese Political Activist That Believes He is Jesus

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Matayoshi Mitsuo is an eccentric Japanese politician with an unwavering conviction that he is Jesus Christ, and God Almighty. In 1997, he established (and is the leader of) the World Economic Community Party, a political party based on his conviction […]

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Old Mysterious Photos of Shamans, Mystics and Medicine Men

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(TheGhostDiaries) Throughout prehistoric times and even in some of today’s remote tribal cultures, shamans and ‘medicine men’ have sought to uncover the mysteries of consciousness and the universe. They did so by appealing to spirits in a practice called animism. […]

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Mathematicians Prove Society is Way Too Complex to Have A President

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(ANTIMEDIA) Mathematics, a report published by Vice’s Motherboard prior to Election Day suggests, proves society is so complex that democracies have been rendered irrelevant. According to a study carried out by mathematicians at the New England Complex Systems Institute (NECSI), it […]

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