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On July 19, 1957, six men stand beneath an atomic explosion set off in the deserts of the American Northwest. Five of them were volunteers. Click through for the full story from NPR. Five Men Agree To Stand Directly Under An Exploding Nuclear Bomb : Krulwich Wonders… : NPR.

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Fallacy

What kind of fucking poll is this? Who wrote that question?! Obviously, the results are going to be null. To begin with, it’s an opinion of an opinion. Secondly, it’s an opinion provided for the subject about a previous opinion provided for the subject. At the very worst, this poll can be translated as this: […]

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