Trivial Diversions

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11 Disneyland Theme Park Attractions That Were Never Built
Geography Travel

11 Disneyland Theme Park Attractions That Were Never Built

While Disneyland features some of the iconic rides and attractions,

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15 Common Words You’re Probably Mispronouncing
Books

15 Common Words You’re Probably Mispronouncing

Sometimes we mispronounce words because we’re in a hurry when

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8 American Companies That Worked with the Nazis During World War II
History

8 American Companies That Worked with the Nazis During World War II

Although there were sanctions and restrictions against working with Germany during

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Tales of Interest! 15 Fun Facts About Futurama
TV

Tales of Interest! 15 Fun Facts About Futurama

Futurama was the little animated show that could. It first

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I’m Lovin’ It – 12 Things You Didn’t Know About McDonald’s
Food

I’m Lovin’ It – 12 Things You Didn’t Know About McDonald’s

Everyone has eaten at McDonald’s at one point in their

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11 Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Flavors Based on Pop Culture
Food Pop Culture

11 Ben and Jerry’s Ice Cream Flavors Based on Pop Culture

While Vermont’s Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream comes up with

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12 Movies That Almost Starred Tom Cruise
Movies

12 Movies That Almost Starred Tom Cruise

Photo Credit: ScreenRant.com Tom Cruise has appeared in a number

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11 (Mostly) Good Movies with Bad Endings
Movies

11 (Mostly) Good Movies with Bad Endings

It’s happen to everyone, you’re watching a movie and it’s

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12 Roles Recast with Different Actors
Movies

12 Roles Recast with Different Actors

While many characters move from one film to another, sometimes

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11 Bone-Headed Business Decisions That Went Completely Wrong
Pop Culture

11 Bone-Headed Business Decisions That Went Completely Wrong

Sometimes big corporations make big bone-headed decision that leads the

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9 Failed Celebrity Businesses
Pop Culture

9 Failed Celebrity Businesses

While celebrities are successful in life, sometime they’re not the

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11 Apple Innovations and Products That Changed Technology
Lifestyle Pop Culture

11 Apple Innovations and Products That Changed Technology

With the release of the new Apple Watch, it’s interesting

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12 Movies You Might Not Know Were Based On Shakespeare Plays
Books Movies

12 Movies You Might Not Know Were Based On Shakespeare Plays

While there are many straight up film adaptations of William

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9 Movie Remakes That Feature The Same Actors
Movies

9 Movie Remakes That Feature The Same Actors

Movie remakes in Hollywood are commonplace, but sometimes the same

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7 Cities That Changed Their Name To Something Quirky
Geography

7 Cities That Changed Their Name To Something Quirky

Sometimes cities and towns in the United States get bored

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9 Things You Should Know About Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Movies

9 Things You Should Know About Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice

Although the movie doesn’t come out for another 11 months,

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11 Professional Athletes Who Changed Their Names
Sports

11 Professional Athletes Who Changed Their Names

Sometimes professional athletes lover their nicknames so much, they legally

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9 Food Myths That Are Completely Wrong
Food

9 Food Myths That Are Completely Wrong

Sometimes the myths we know about food and eating are

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9 Bands Named After Video Games
Music

9 Bands Named After Video Games

While musicians and recording artists draw their inspiration from virtually

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11 Things You Might Not Know About Marvel’s The Avengers
Movies

11 Things You Might Not Know About Marvel’s The Avengers

Before you watch The Avengers: Age of Ultron in theaters

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8 Forgotten Late Night Talk Shows
TV

8 Forgotten Late Night Talk Shows

While late night talk shows like The Tonight Show and

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12 Bands That Changed Their Name Just Before They Got Famous
Music

12 Bands That Changed Their Name Just Before They Got Famous

While we might know some popular bands by one name,

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9 Rap Stars Who Faded Away From The Public Eye
Music

9 Rap Stars Who Faded Away From The Public Eye

While popular rappers are one of the most successful recording

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11 Child Stars Who Turned into Successful Grownup Actors
Movies

11 Child Stars Who Turned into Successful Grownup Actors

Unfortunately, most child stars burn out and never make the

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7 Fan Campaigns That Actually Worked
TV

7 Fan Campaigns That Actually Worked

Network executives might canceled a TV show based on its