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Same-sex marriage has been legal in Canada since before Twitter even existed. Source

Twitter hasn’t existed that long…. I’m not sure what you’re point is supposed to be.

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Two physicists formed a theory that an accident with the Large Hadron Collider at CERN was caused by a time-traveling bird. Source

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Japan voted instant noodles as their best invention of the 20th century. Karaoke took 2nd place, while Pokemon came in 8th.

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In San Francisco, an old public bus has been transformed into a portable shower station for the homeless.

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The FDA allows the following “unavoidable defects” in foods that are probably in your kitchen: burlap bagging, insect eggs and fragments, larvae, parasites, rodent hairs, mold, mildew, mammalian excreta (animal poop), maggots, and cigarette butts.

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You were okay until cigarette butts. The other stuff happens. But cigarette butts?

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Bionic ears, guns, a duck foot, most of a vehicle, and internal organs made from human cells can all be made with a 3D printer.

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A 42-year-old Russian fisherman was brutally attacked by a bear, but he was suddenly saved when the ringtone his granddaughter installed on his mobile phone went off and Justin Bieber’s “Baby” sent the bear running back to the woods.

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Nearly half of American women under the age of 35 sport at least one tattoo.

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I need to remedy something. BRB.

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"The IV Doc" in New York City will come to your house and cure your hangover with a hydrating IV treatment.

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The honorary mayor of Talkeetna, Alaska is a cat named Stubbs.

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Something for lianabrooks to do when she gets to Alaska.

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Studies show that Facebook makes you overestimate how happy other people are, which can make you feel more depressed.

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Spiral staircases were installed in old firehouses to keep horses from climbing to other floors.

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A stray dog in Kenya saved an abandoned newborn baby by carrying the baby back to her litter and attempting to care for it.  The baby was later found being protected by the stray dog.

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Because his wife was hospitalized, an Austrian man died of starvation.  He refused to eat unless his wife prepared the food.

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Littering is now a more expensive infraction than possessing an ounce or less of marijuana in Washington DC.

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