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Toy Story Consultant Shares the Super Depressing Story of Andy’s Dad [Updated]

Disney Pixar’s Toy Story is one of those series that tugs at every single heart string, but it turns out there are few more to pull... as Andy’s dad might have one of the saddest stories in Pixar history. Read more..

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Zuckerberg’s Campaign Tour 2020 Pulls Over to Explain What a Truckstop Is

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is still on his listening tour/presidential campaign test run and he’s been very busy the last few days. Just moments ago he showed up in Omaha to visit the Pride Festival . But Friday’s late-day stop to speak with truckers in Iowa has to be one of the most illuminating moments from this… Read more...

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Self-Described Mad Max Protégé Arrested for Cruising on ATV with Sawed-Off Shotgun

Climate change might be bringing us closer to the guns-blazing desert apocalypse of Mad Max , but we’re not quite there yet.

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The World’s Ugliest Dog Competition Winner Was Only, Like, the Fourth Ugliest Dog

Ladies and gentlemen, I fear that the fix was in at this year’s World’s Ugliest Dog competition. A three-year-old Neopolitan Mastiff named Martha took the $1,500 top prize at the annual celebration of repulsiveness in Petaluma, California.

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The First Reactions to Spider-Man: Homecoming Are Finally Here

Full reviews won’t be posted until next week, but Sony lifted the social media embargo for press who have seen Spider-Man: Homecoming moments ago, and the first results are (for the most part) encouraging. Read more...

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Uranus Is Even Freakier Than We Thought

If David Lynch designed a planet, it would be Uranus.

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French Fitness Blogger Dies In Freak Whipped Cream Canister Accident

French fitness blogger and Instagram user Rebecca Burger died Sunday after a pressurized whipped cream canister exploded and struck her in the chest, according to a statement from her family.

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Comcast Accused of Sabotaging Small ISP Owner’s Business By Destroying His Cables

The former owner of a small internet service provider in South Texas is suing Comcast, accusing the telecom giant of intentionally—or by way of its own negligence—destroying his business and seizing his customers. Read more...

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Ancient Manufacturing Technique Exposed Indigenous Peoples to Dangerous Toxins

Thousands of years ago, indigenous people living in the California Channel Islands relied on a manufacturing process that exposed them to dangerous chemicals that likely compromised their health. The discovery shows that toxic substances of our own making have been around for a lot longer than we realized

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NASA Calls Bullshit on Goop’s $120 ‘Bio-Frequency Healing’ Sticker Packs

There’s no shortage of things to be mad about in late capitalism. Pretty high on the list, though, is the Eat, Pray, Love brand of pseudoscience promoted by Gwyneth Paltrow’s Goop. Somehow, Goop—which previously encouraged women to shove eggs up their vaginas —has out-Gooped itself: the brand is now promoting stickers… Read more..

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