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Oct 9 2015
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Since Scarlett was in counter-intelligence, her crossbow was a nod to the “Big Joe 5” used by the OSS during World War II.

Oct 4 2015
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Pretty much all the Soviet-era probes had pressurized interiors, simply because it made the QC requirements for their electronics more forgiving.

Sep 30 2015
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It looked much cooler when National Geographic illustrated it.

Sep 17 2015
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BTW, this guy in the suit is a Luftwaffe pilot for the Third Reich.

Sep 16 2015
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Heisenberg’s Uncertainty Principle - if they stare at it long enough, maybe its momentum will become uncertain and it will safely fly off into the sky.

Sep 15 2015
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Sorry, I had my pooter set to silent-but-deadly.

Sep 10 2015
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And of course, a vestige of that system remains in the United States with the Electoral College.

Sep 9 2015
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There’s also their attempt to go back in time and shoot the Second Amendment. Trust me, watch it to the end.

Sep 9 2015
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This illustration has been floating around for a while - the idea is that Pac-Man is actually an astronaut trapped on a derelict space station and haunted by the (literal? figurative?) ghosts of his fellow crew members. He eats food pills (the regular dots) to stay alive and takes anti-anxiety pills (the power

Sep 9 2015
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I think that’s Nuka-Cola, so this would be someone from Fallout.