What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Silent Majority » 01 Apr 2015, 7:38am

A sad, sweet story. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joseph_Grimaldi

A version of his trademark song, that he was asked to belt at his big farewell show. Video's ignorable.
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Dr. Medulla » 15 Apr 2015, 5:39pm

Walrus birth doesn't make good breakfast conversation!

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Wolter » 15 Apr 2015, 8:45pm

Before even clicking the link, I said "Niagara Falls?"
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Dr. Medulla » 15 Apr 2015, 9:07pm

Wolter wrote:
Before even clicking the link, I said "Niagara Falls?"
:cool: We are so fucking old.
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by biopunk » 19 Apr 2015, 3:18am

Looking into "botched hangings", I found Mr. Herman Webster Mudgett
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Marky Dread » 20 Apr 2015, 12:42pm

biopunk wrote:Looking into "botched hangings", I found Mr. Herman Webster Mudgett
I watched a documentary on Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, The Murder Castle last year and found it most fascinating.
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by matedog » 20 Apr 2015, 12:52pm

Marky Dread wrote:
biopunk wrote:Looking into "botched hangings", I found Mr. Herman Webster Mudgett
I watched a documentary on Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, The Murder Castle last year and found it most fascinating.
I had never heard about this before. Very interesting.
Look, you have to establish context for these things. And I maintain that unless you appreciate the Fall of Constantinople, the Great Fire of London, and Mickey Mantle's fatalist alcoholism, live Freddy makes no sense. If you want to half-ass it, fine, go call Simon Schama to do the appendix.

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Marky Dread » 20 Apr 2015, 12:58pm

matedog wrote:
Marky Dread wrote:
biopunk wrote:Looking into "botched hangings", I found Mr. Herman Webster Mudgett
I watched a documentary on Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, The Murder Castle last year and found it most fascinating.
I had never heard about this before. Very interesting.
Here you go.
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Rat Patrol » 20 Apr 2015, 1:56pm

Marky Dread wrote:
matedog wrote:
Marky Dread wrote:
biopunk wrote:Looking into "botched hangings", I found Mr. Herman Webster Mudgett
I watched a documentary on Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, The Murder Castle last year and found it most fascinating.
I had never heard about this before. Very interesting.
Here you go.
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I've seen better. :shifty:
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Marky Dread » 20 Apr 2015, 2:00pm

Rat Patrol wrote:
Marky Dread wrote:
matedog wrote:
Marky Dread wrote:
biopunk wrote:Looking into "botched hangings", I found Mr. Herman Webster Mudgett
I watched a documentary on Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, The Murder Castle last year and found it most fascinating.
I had never heard about this before. Very interesting.
Here you go.
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I've seen better. :shifty:
Better documentaries or better serial killers?
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by JennyB » 20 Apr 2015, 4:22pm

Marky Dread wrote:
Rat Patrol wrote:
Marky Dread wrote:
matedog wrote:
Marky Dread wrote: I watched a documentary on Dr. Henry Howard Holmes, The Murder Castle last year and found it most fascinating.
I had never heard about this before. Very interesting.
Here you go.
[youtube]
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I've seen better. :shifty:
Better documentaries or better serial killers?
He was just looking in the mirror. :shifty:
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Rat Patrol » 15 May 2015, 6:05pm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cousin_mar ... s_by_state

Huh. Well that map is about the inverse of what I thought it would be. :huh:
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by tepista » 15 May 2015, 6:32pm

Rat Patrol wrote:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cousin_mar ... s_by_state

Huh. Well that map is about the inverse of what I thought it would be. :huh:
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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by matedog » 15 May 2015, 6:34pm

Rat Patrol wrote:http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cousin_mar ... s_by_state

Huh. Well that map is about the inverse of what I thought it would be. :huh:
Free love, brah.
Look, you have to establish context for these things. And I maintain that unless you appreciate the Fall of Constantinople, the Great Fire of London, and Mickey Mantle's fatalist alcoholism, live Freddy makes no sense. If you want to half-ass it, fine, go call Simon Schama to do the appendix.

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Re: What are you looking up on Wikipedia right now?

Post by Rat Patrol » 31 Dec 2015, 8:18pm

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_o ... _wrestlers

Jesus. There are only 40 verified former pro rasslers worldwide who currently meet the average human life expectancy of developed nations. :(
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