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TIL the original candidate for DC Comics’ first headlining black superhero was Black Bomber, a white racist who turned into a black superhero under stress. He was described by historian Don Markstein as "an insult to practically everybody with any point of view at all."

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TIL the original candidate for DC Comics’ first headlining black superhero was Black Bomber, a white racist who turned into a black superhero under stress. He was described by historian Don Markstein as "an insult to practically everybody with any

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Patron silver turned green after sitting on the shelf.

Patron silver turned green after sitting on the shelf. <!– SC_OFF –><div class="md"><p>So I&#39;ve had a bottle of Patron tequila for awhile now. It has been opened before and is about half full. However, the silver color has turned to

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TIL that Michael Crichton, author of Jurassic Park, felt his professor at Harvard was giving him unfair grades. To prove it he turned in a paper from George Orwell and received a B-.

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TIL that Michael Crichton, author of Jurassic Park, felt his professor at Harvard was giving him unfair grades. To prove it he turned in a paper from George Orwell and received a B-. submitted by Capt_Save_A_Foe [link] [2671 comments] Source:

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TIL Edgar Allen Poe wrote a story about 4 crewman who are lost at sea and turned to eating the cabin boy named Richard Parker, 46 years later, an English Yacht sank and the remaining 4 survivors in a life boat turned to eating the Cabin Boy after he fell ill, also named Richard Parker

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TIL Edgar Allen Poe wrote a story about 4 crewman who are lost at sea and turned to eating the cabin boy named Richard Parker, 46 years later, an English Yacht sank and the remaining 4 survivors in a life

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TIL scientists found a tomato plant on a 40 year old volcanic island. They were dumbfounded as to how it got there. It turned out that it grew from the poop that a scientist had taken on the island.

TIL scientists found a tomato plant on a 40 year old volcanic island. They were dumbfounded as to how it got there. It turned out that it grew from the poop that a scientist had taken on the island. submitted

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TIL Will Ferrell turned down $29 million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the money”?

TIL Will Ferrell turned down million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the

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TIL Will Ferrell turned down $29 million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the money”?

TIL Will Ferrell turned down million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the

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TIL Will Ferrell turned down $29 million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the money”?

TIL Will Ferrell turned down million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the

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TIL Will Ferrell turned down $29 million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the money”?

TIL Will Ferrell turned down million to do a sequel to Elf. ‘It wasn’t difficult at all,’ he said. ‘I remember asking myself: could I withstand the criticism when it’s bad and they say, “He did the sequel for the

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