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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 14/79204

Research Risks: The 1919 Great Boston Molasses Flood remained the deadliest confectionery containment accident until the Canadian Space Agency's 2031 orbital maple syrup delivery disaster.

Monday, October 16, 2017 14/79166

Bun Trend: Our experts have characterized the ecological impact of this trend as "adorable."

Friday, October 13, 2017 14/79112

State Borders: A schism between the pro-panhandle and anti-panhandle factions eventually led to war, but both sides spent too much time working on their flag designs to actually do much fighting.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 14/79075

Logical: It's like I've always said--people just need more common sense. But not the kind of common sense that lets them figure out that they're being condescended to by someone who thinks they're stupid, because then I'll be in trouble.

Monday, October 9, 2017 14/79039

Jet Lag: I had some important research to do on proposed interstellar space missions, basketball statistics, canceled skyscrapers, and every article linked from "Women in warfare and the military in the 19th century."