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March 22, 2015

"How your posh silverware makes food taste bad"

Eating off gold-plated is better. (Well, sure.)

March 21, 2015


Gary Lineker: "Messi is indisputably the greatest player ever to don a pair of football boots. Don't even attempt to argue the point."

Graham Hunter: "When football is played with this verve, technique and creative intensity, it's just a joy."

"Top 10 Buzzer-Beaters in NCAA Tournament"

This is a tough list to crack. Danny Ainge against Notre Dame doesn't make the list and Bryce Drew is only fifth.

March 20, 2015

"6 Hit Songs You Won't Believe Are Insulting Celebrities"

I didn't know "Like a Rolling Stone" was about Andy Warhol and Edie Sedgwick.

(Though there are at least a few who dispute this. And the timing seems a little off, but I think people are upset with this interpretation because with it, the lyrics are not as grand.)

"Are These the 10 Most Talented Women in Rock ‘n’ Roll History?"

Grace Slick should have been included and, of course, Joni Mitchell, but it's a good start.

"Does shouting at an injured person have any medical benefit?"

The answer is disappointing but unsurprising.

March 19, 2015

"Can You Guess America’s Best and Worst Retailers?"

The best few aren't much of a surprise, and, fortunately, I have relatively little to do with the worst.

"Your Dog Can Tell Whether You're Happy or Sad"

One more reason why dogs are cool.

"Would You Rather Die Sooner Than Take a Daily Pill?"

Wow: talk about "first world problems":

In a recent study, one-third of the participants said they'd shave time off their lives to avoid taking medication each day.

Two on "data scientists"

"16 Things All Data Scientists Know To Be True".

"Questions for entry level data analyst positions".

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