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Why the Ouija board became so famous
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Why the Ouija board became so famous

How did Ouija become so… overrated? It was gonna spell “Overrated.” Ouija is not overrated just because the board’s powers aren’t real. We know it’s powered by the psychological ideomotor effect — a type of subconscious movement that guides the

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Why the US drinking age is 21
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Why the US drinking age is 21

“Michael, welcome to the White House.” This is the 40th president of the United States, Ronald Wilson Reagan, and Michael Joseph Jackson. 1984 Michael Jackson. “For Michael Jackson brings a thrill a minute to his millions of fan.” “We have

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Impeachment is broken. Impeach Trump, anyway.
How the Post Office Made America
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How the Post Office Made America

This Wendover Productions video was made possible by Away. Get $20 off the perfect suitcase from Away with the code “Wendover” at checkout. The Post Office Made America. It’s an ambitious claim, I know, but without it the United States

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The Law That Lets You Legally Steal Houses
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The Law That Lets You Legally Steal Houses

This video was made possible by Dashlane. Stay safe online for 10% off by being one of the first 200 to use the code, “HAI” at checkout. Here at Half as Interesting, we take a firm stance against assault, arson,

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Who pays the lowest taxes in the US?
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Who pays the lowest taxes in the US?

This person on the left — she represents the poorest 10 percent of Americans. And on the right — he is the very richest 10 percent. So let’s ask this group a simple question: What percentage of your income gets

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Space Law-What Laws are There in Space?
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Space Law-What Laws are There in Space?

Today we’re going to talk about space laws. So back in ye old days property owners had the rights to their land going up forever and ever in perpetuity but then the airplane came around and smart people realized that

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Impeachment is Trump’s ultimate loyalty test for Republicans
Weird, obscure laws that still exist in Australia | What’s Going On?
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Weird, obscure laws that still exist in Australia | What’s Going On?

Have you ever paid for something with all the loose change in your wallet? What if you wanted to pay for some milk and bread with $10 worth of 50-cent coins? Doesn’t sound too bad, right? Well, you could be

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How Maritime Law Works
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How Maritime Law Works

I love making interesting videos. The most interesting topics are often exceptions—deviations from the norm. All of us live in countries, where there are laws and rules and governing bodies telling us what we can and can’t do. But, 70%

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