CAKE

To Do List: Stock Up Doomsday Bunker With Aerosol Cake Batter

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Two Harvard students have invented something completely necessary for the world: microwavable cake batter in a spray can.

THE MINDY PROJECT

Mindy Kaling Provided Comedic Relief With Her Harvard Law Commencement Speech

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Mindy Kaling spoke at today's Harvard Law graduation ceremony, and she offered advice on life and a joke about Justin Bieber.

XFL

The Sad, Lonely And Ridiculously Valuable Story Of A Championship Ring

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At least a dozen championship rings went up for sale today on an auction website, each one likely with a story as sad as some others from previous years.

#craigslist

Here’s Your Chance To Attend Harvard And Be Paid $170,000 For It

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A mysterious Craigslist ad in Pittsburgh is offering one man the chance to earn $170,000 to attend and graduate from Harvard... as someone else.

#Kanye West

Kanye West Gave A Guest Lecture At Harvard Over The Weekend

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Kanye West had some inspiring words for Harvard students.

#FOOD

Stupid New Study: Bacon Lowers The Quality Of Your Sperm

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A new study from a team of researchers at Harvard suggests that processed meats like bacon lower the quality of sperm in men.

#Star Wars

Someone Invented The Lightsaber…Sort Of

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Scientists at MIT and Harvard have found a way to bind photons together to make something that behaves "almost exactly like" the lightsaber from Star Wars.

#craigslist

A Harvard Mom On Craigslist Wants To Buy A Car For Any Woman Who Will Take Her Son’s Virginity

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Remember that time your mom tried to give away your virginity on Craigslist? Ohhhh mom.

UNCHARTED PLAY

People May Soon Be Able To Power Their Entire Homes Thanks To Soccer

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In a time when popular culture is dominated by a bird-chested pop singer trying to kill himself in his Lambo and a sex tape star’s bastard child, it’s nice to know that there are still people in the so-called “Me Me Me Generation” who are out there using their brains for more than just porn storage.

#PRO WRESTLING

Alex Karras Versus George Plimpton. Who Ya Got?

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Writing about Alex Karras in today's <a href="http://withleather.uproxx.com/2013/05/sports-on-tv-archers-15-greatest-sports-moments?preview=true#page/9" target="_blank">Sports On TV: Archer's 15 Greatest Sports Moments</a> sent me down a YouTube rabbit hole, and I cannot believe what I found.

MIT

Harvard & MIT To Put Classes Online For Free

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Have you always wanted to go to Harvard or MIT but were too dumb or too poor -- or both -- to get in.

youtube

This Jeremy Lin Fella Is Pretty Popular

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New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin is a Harvard grad, yet he sleeps on his brother’s couch.

#Facebook

Winklevoss Twins Finally Give Up The Fight With Facebook

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In 2003, twins Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss and their friend Divya Narendra hired Mark Zuckerberg to help them build HarvardConnection (later renamed ConnectU), a dating website exclusively for Harvard students.

#AMY POEHLER

The Best Of 2011 Commencement Speeches: Clinton, Hanks, Poehler, Denzel, The First Lady And More

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This month, college students across the country have donned their caps and gowns, crossed their stages, shook the hands of prominent university and college figureheads, accepted their diplomas and were instantly offered their dream jobs that they've worked so hard to achieve for the past four years.

#AMY POEHLER

Amy Poehler’s Speech to Harvard

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I find college graduations dull and unremarkable, but that's probably because I was way more proud of my Marine Corps commission than I was my college degree.

THIS IS NOT A SPORT

Get Your Scarves Ready, Hipsters

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As teams from approximately 60 colleges and high schools strap broomsticks between their legs and pretend to fly to Manhattan for the 2010 Quidditch World Cup, I find myself almost shocked to tell you that the worst part of this story isn't that hundreds of Harry Potter fans have turned this "sport" up a notch.

Shaquille O'Neal

Shaq’s Boston Love Parade Continues

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Since signing a two-year deal to play for the Boston Celtics, Shaquille O'Neal has been on a rampage through New England, proving to Celtics fans that he's still just a lovable, goofy guy, and not a guy who has burned bridges with every team that he's previously played for.


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