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The Trouble with the Electoral College

The Trouble with the Electoral College

In a fair democracy everyone’s vote should count equally, but the method that the United States uses to elect its president, called the electoral college, violates this principle by making sure that some people’s votes are more equal than others. The Electoral College is, essentially, the 538 votes that determine who wins the presidency. If …

What If Superman Was A Serial Killer?

What If Superman Was A Serial Killer?

You open up the newspaper one day and are shocked to read the headline: Superman kills 30! Quickly scanning the article, you’re shocked to discover that no, this wasn’t some accident that took place during the course of some super powered fight against a villain, but rather that this was a deliberate act of mass …

Why You Could Never Be An Astronaut

Why You Could Never Be An Astronaut

This video was made possible by WIX. If you’re ready to create a website, head over to wix.com/go/infographics2019 to try out one of their premium plans right now. In the 1950’s, NASA leadership was in the midst of a debate. They were trying to decide what name was best to call the crew of their …

Worst Days In The History of the World

The history of the world is full of misery and tragedy. Be it from natural disasters, human atrocities, or the results of conflicts and wars between nations, there are literally hundreds of stories that line the pages of our history books, and no doubt there will be more to come. Which are the most tragic …

What Does A School Principal ACTUALLY Do?

What Does A School Principal ACTUALLY Do?

We are sure many of you at at least one point in your life have been sent to the dreaded principal’s office for some kind of classroom infraction. You know very well what the principle does then; he or she gives you a firm telling off, or perhaps he listens to your story and offers …

Why Storming Area 51 Is a Bad Idea

Why Storming Area 51 Is a Bad Idea

September 20th, 2019- the day that the people of Earth discover that the US government has been hiding the presence of extraterrestrials from the public. Our millenia of intergalactic solitude has finally come to an end, and the greatest question ever asked by science has at last been answered: are we alone? For decades the …