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Andy McDonald
Andy McDonald is a Viral Associate Editor at The Huffington Post. He's a comedy writer, Mega Man expert, Wisconsin native, and 10th level Andy.

Entries by Andy McDonald

Here's Why 'Hip' Bathroom Signs Are Actually The Worst

(0) Comments | Posted July 22, 2014 | 11:59 AM

While there's nothing wrong with embracing the future of gender-neutral bathrooms, some "hip" bars and restaurants insist on making things way more complicated than they have to be.

You'll probably never be as clueless as some Fox News personalities are when it comes to choosing where to relieve...

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Bunny-Envelope Box Battle Has Larger Ecological Implications

(1) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 11:32 AM

Are you still mailing letters? With real paper envelopes? You know, you can do almost everything online now. You'll save a ton of paper, which will save a ton of trees, and probably help save this rabbit's native ecosystem.

Now don't you see why he's straight up Hulk-raging on...

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This Finite 'Neverending Story' Quiz Will Prove How Big Of A Fan You Still Are

(1) Comments | Posted July 21, 2014 | 9:29 AM

Sunday, July 20 marked the 30th anniversary of "The NeverEnding Story," the beloved '80s fantasy film that continues to captivate viewers to this day. Were you a fan? Think you still are? Or are you NOTHING? (Eh? EH?) Okay, let's do this. You have a big quest ahead of you.

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Here's An Animated Breakdown Of Every Bruce Lee Movie Ever

(0) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 11:01 AM

Bruce Lee may have been the king of Kung Fu, but you have to admit, he was a little repetitive.

In the video above, comedian Ian Edwards (with the help from animator Dilara Karabas) explains every Bruce Lee movie ever, and why Lee is the most dangerous man...

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These Are The Inbetween 'Star Wars' Scenes You Never Saw

(1) Comments | Posted July 17, 2014 | 10:10 AM

Deep down, is Darth Vader a big jerk, or is he smiling underneath that breathing apparatus? Does he ever pee? What was happening on the Death Star when we the audience wasn't looking in?

UCB and the Nerdist give us the answers in "Between the...

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This 'Neverending Story' Music Video Is The Best Music Video

(3) Comments | Posted July 15, 2014 | 2:44 PM

On July 20, it will have been 30 years since the release of the cult classic film "The Neverending Story." So you probably know the title song performed by British '80s pop star Limahl, but have you ever seen its bizarrely amazing music video? Well, you are in...

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If Pizza Were Used As Currency, The World Would Be A Better Place

(1) Comments | Posted July 10, 2014 | 2:17 PM

In this era of struggling economies and financial uncertainty, UCB sketch group SCRAPS asks an important -- perhaps the MOST important --question. What if pizza were used as currency?

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13 Commonly Misheard Song Lyrics That Are Way Funnier Than The Real Ones

(87) Comments | Posted July 8, 2014 | 6:13 PM

We all have that friend: You're in a bar, a song starts playing, and they inevitably start belting out lyrics. You're not sure what lyrics they're singing, but they're definitely not right.

They are, however, hilarious. For example, Elton John's "Tiny Dancer." We know the lyrics aren't "Hold me...

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23 Signs You're The Permanent Third Wheel Of Your Household

(0) Comments | Posted July 8, 2014 | 12:03 PM

We all make mistakes. And some mistakes need to be made once, to get it out of the way. So you can begin the rest of your life. For example, living with a couple. Most people will tell you, "Well duh, of course that's a bad idea." But it begins...

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How Well Do You Know Our National Anthem? Take The Quiz!

(36) Comments | Posted July 1, 2014 | 1:28 PM

How 'Merica are you? Well, put down your apple pie body spray, step away from your bald eagle Oculus Rift simulator and prove it! Pick out the correct lyrics to the first verse of our national anthem, written by Francis Scott Key. The first verse is like the Neil Armstrong...

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Only You Can Help These Animals Get The High Fives They Deserve

(7) Comments | Posted June 20, 2014 | 12:25 PM

Sadly, every year many animals go tragically un-high-fived. Let's not leave these poor animals hanging. Cue Sarah McLachlan vocal feels.

Not cool, guys.


Aww, don't do this to me, girl!

Listen, man, sorry...

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You Know Who Else Has More Than One Father? AMERICA!

(4) Comments | Posted June 20, 2014 | 9:24 AM

As you may already know, June is Pride Month, and it's as important for that to be recognized by heterosexuals as it is by lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender people.

So as a show of solidarity with LGBT people everywhere, I wanted to do the gayest thing a straight man...

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Here's Proof That Nobody Eats And Drinks Better Than Wisconsin

(70) Comments | Posted June 20, 2014 | 8:45 AM

By now, news has probably reached your corner of the nation. Whether you're in the Northeast or the Southwest, or living outside the contiguous United States altogether, you've gotten word: People in Wisconsin know how to eat, and they know how to drink. Basically, this state is awesome, and it's...

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This Newlywed Gay Couple In Wisconsin Got An Amazing Surprise At Dinner

(128) Comments | Posted June 9, 2014 | 10:47 AM

Late last week, U.S. District Judge Barbara Crabb overturned Wisconsin's ban on same-sex marriage, saying that "[gay couples] are entitled to the same treatment as any heterosexual couple." After the news broke, dozens of gay couples made their way to courthouses across Wisconsin to tie the knot and...

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The Inspiring Acts Of These Religious Figures Will Restore Your Faith In... Faith

(24) Comments | Posted June 4, 2014 | 11:08 AM

The number of Americans with no religious affiliation is at an all-time high, with 20 percent reporting no connection to any particular organized faith. But the positive impact religion can have is still realized every day. Often lost in the news of religious figures resisting social change and...

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Lance Stephenson Blowing Gently Into LeBron's Ear Transcends The Game Of Basketball Itself

(4) Comments | Posted May 30, 2014 | 9:47 AM

Sometimes a single moment in a sporting event takes on a life of its own, and the Internet springs into action in the most beautiful way possible. This was exactly what happened when Lance Stephenson of the Indiana Pacers, while between plays, gently blew into LeBron James' ear....

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12 Kids Who Just Had The Happiest Moment Of Their Lives

(2) Comments | Posted May 20, 2014 | 9:34 AM

Prepare for pure, unadulterated joy. These kids remind us to cherish the little things in life -- a lesson we can all stand to remember. From receiving a special souvenir to a special smile, these kids prove that there's no...

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This Is What Happens When Your Friends Love You, But Love Photoshop More

(1) Comments | Posted May 14, 2014 | 2:21 PM

With friends like these, who needs to take a selfie?

For the last few years, Cody Kaucic and Donovan Scherer have been including their best friend Mark in their Photoshop exploits (whether he wanted to be involved or not), taking iconic images from history and entertainment and posting...

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Everyone Can Go Home Now, This GIF Puts The Culkin-Gosling Shirt Thing To Rest

(0) Comments | Posted May 14, 2014 | 1:25 PM

It all began on Sunday, when the internet changed forever (for the one millionth time).

Macaulay Culkin's band Pizza Underground tweeted out this photo of Culkin sporting a tee featuring actor Ryan Gosling sporting a tee featuring Culkin. Scared? You should be.

The meta-story has been burning...

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34 Crazy Thrift Store Finds That You'd Pretty Much Have To Buy

(133) Comments | Posted May 8, 2014 | 10:18 AM

Thrift stores can be home to some seriously crazy finds. And that's exactly the reason we love thrifting. You just never know what you might find. Your reaction is often half horror that such a thing exists, and half wonder about how to get it to the register without drawing...

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