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(Mental Floss)   Fifty things that are turning fifty this year   ( divider line
    More: PSA, humans, Edie Falco, Weight Watchers, cassettes, Royal Variety Performance, tennis tournaments, Charlie Watts, James Hetfield  
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2013-05-11 01:01:38 AM  
That's kind of a nice mix of subjects for once.
2013-05-11 08:14:50 AM  
ZAZ [TotalFark]
2013-05-11 08:20:19 AM  
41. The Profumo affair

Now that was a great scandal. Imagine if Monica Lewinsky were also blowing the head of the KGB. (Which wasn't called the KGB any more, but you know what I mean.)
2013-05-11 12:46:21 PM  
Nice article. Good find subby.
2013-05-11 02:19:18 PM  

diaphoresis: Nice article. Good find subby.

Yeah, Mental Floss is awesome.  Best magazine out there.

/Not subby
2013-05-11 05:53:46 PM  
49. There were nanoseconds before 1963, and they even referred to them as such long before then.
2013-05-11 07:59:05 PM  
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Also turning 50 this year.
2013-05-11 09:36:38 PM  
Was always curious when the burning monk happened.
2013-05-12 01:12:56 AM  
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