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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.

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13 personas que perdieron una extremidad pero no su sentido del humor

(3) Comments | Posted September 20, 2014 | 9:21 AM

Para aquellos que no hemos perdido una extremidad, es imposible entender realmente el tipo de trauma físico y emocional que puede causar en una persona. Entre los afectados hay soldados, atletas y personas normales que sufren algún tipo de enfermedad o accidente.

No hay duda de que se trata de...

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This Guy's Comic Mashups Of TV And Movies Will Make You Wish They Were A Real Thing

(1) Comments | Posted September 19, 2014 | 3:48 PM

If you're like us, you're constantly wondering things like: what would happen if the film "Terminator" got mashed up with the show "Full House"? What if "Lord of the Rings" was combined with "Happy Days"? "Boy Meets World" and "Star Wars"? The combinations are endless!

Well, many of our hypotheticals...

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No Matter How Hard You're Rocking, It's Not Nearly As Hard As This Guy

(2) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 3:21 PM

If you're currently rocking out at the moment, stop what you're doing. We're here to tell you that you're actually not rocking out at all. Nothing you're possibly doing can be considered rocking out after you watch this guy. The very definition of rocking out must be reexamined.

This...

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Art Thief Has No Idea How To Hide Things

(2) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 2:42 PM

You know when you're in an art gallery and you decide to steal one of the paintings off the wall and then you can't find a way to jam it into your sweatshirt because it's a painting and large rectangular paintings don't belong inside sweatshirts? Hate it when that happens!

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18 Times No One Asked, 'What Could Possibly Go Wrong?'

(81) Comments | Posted September 18, 2014 | 10:08 AM

It seemed like a good idea at the time, right?

Wait, no it didn't. It wasn't a good idea at all. And deep down you knew. But you forged ahead anyway, fairly positive that -- based on years of not dying while doing stupid stuff -- everything would work...

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This 'Vandalism' Of Neighborhood Watch Signs Will Surely Deter Criminals

(0) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 3:39 PM

The safety of a community is an important factor when deciding where you'd like to live. People organize and set up neighborhood watch programs to keep an eye out for one another.

But one guy decided to enhance his local neighborhood watch signs in such a way that would...

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Molly Shannon -- AKA Sally O'Malley -- Is Officially 50 Years Old Today!

(3) Comments | Posted September 16, 2014 | 1:14 PM

When reality and fantasy converge, even if for just one day, it's a special moment. Today, we're happy to report, we experienced one of those moments.

For years, "Saturday Night Live" alum Molly Shannon portrayed the unapologetic 50-year-old Sally O'Malley, the red-jumpsuited character who liked to KICK, STRETCH and...

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Miss Wallflower USA: The Pageant You Should Have Watched This Weekend

(3) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 8:10 PM

Everyone saw the Miss America pageant this weekend and watched a lot of confident, outgoing young women show off their many talents. But you probably missed another important pageant: Miss Wallflower USA.

It's the pageant where shy, introverted young women say very little and avoid drawing too...

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That Awkward Moment When You Don't Know What Hummus Is

(2) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 2:19 PM

Haven't we all been in this position?

You're having a great night until all of a sudden, your date finds out that you've never had hummus before. And since hummus is all the rage these days, and you don't want to appear to be unhip, you try to backtrack and...

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3-Year-Old Adorably Accuses Parents Of Taking Her Money

(0) Comments | Posted September 15, 2014 | 10:54 AM

Remember the days when you were 3 years old, flush with cash from all the investments you'd made in your first few years? You invested heavily in mobiles in year one. And in year two, you took a chance by putting all your money into plush carpeting, short accessible ottomans...

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What You Really Need To Know About The Apple Watch

(10) Comments | Posted September 13, 2014 | 10:12 AM

Are you always looking at your wrist and thinking, "Gosh, there are so many pictures I could be looking at or addresses I could be looking up right now"? And you don't want to have to reach ALL THE WAY DOWN into your pocket to grab your phone, which already...

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What If We All Decide To Call The Redskins Whatever We Want?

(7) Comments | Posted September 12, 2014 | 2:55 PM

The Washington Redskins name has, for some reason, still not been changed. Team owner Dan Snyder simply refuses to change it and, in fact, believes "the name really means honor, respect." He wants his team called the Redskins, period.

But as the good people at...

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신체 절단의 상처를 유머로 극복한 14명의 사람들(사진)

(2) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 10:25 PM

팔과 다리를 잃은 사람들이 있다. 군인일 수도 있고, 운동선수일 수도 있다. 혹은 병이나 사고로 신체의 일부분을 잃은 사람도 있다. 하루 아침에 장애인이 된 그들은 이후의 삶을 어떻게 살아갈까?

여기서 소개하는 사람들 역시 저마다의 이유로 신체를 절단할 수밖에 없었다. 하지만 그들은 상처에 좌절하는 대신 유머를 선택했다. 자신의 의족을 컵 테이블로...

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What The British Really Think Of Americans

(7) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 5:06 PM

It's no secret how the rest of the world generally views the average American. The standard go-to American stereotypes: overweight, loud and stupid.

But what about our close friends across the pond in Great Britain? They're such nice, intelligent people. Surely they can see through the stereotypes. Well,...

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These Back To School Fails Will Make You Glad You're Out Of School

(0) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 1:55 PM

Failing isn't something you should have to worry about right when you head back into a new school year. And that makes these back to school FAILs even more horrendous.

That being said, why are so many kids performing physical daredevil feats in their classrooms? Whatever happened to the...

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These Photos Of 9/11 First Responders Will Break Your Heart But Make You Damn Proud

(15) Comments | Posted September 11, 2014 | 8:43 AM

A version of this post was originally published on Sept. 11, 2013.

Very little needs to be said about the following photos of first responders on September 11th, 2001 and during the subsequent recovery efforts. The images speak for themselves. Some of these brave souls paid the ultimate price for...

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'Go Hard' By Quintino Helps Couples Struggling To Rave When The Mood Is Right

(0) Comments | Posted September 10, 2014 | 12:18 PM

Are you and your significant other struggling to rave when the mood is right for raving? Haven't quite found a DJ to fit your lifestyle? Well, Go Hard by Quintino may be the answer you've been looking for.

Side effects may include "peace, love, unity, and lots of energy."...

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10 British Insults Courtesy Of Our Friends Across The Pond

(23) Comments | Posted September 9, 2014 | 1:10 PM

Insults always sound better, it seems, when there's an accent involved. And with an English accent, not only does one sound cooler delivering an insult, one sounds smarter, too. ​Courtesy of HuffPost UK, may we present 10 less explicit British insults that give a cool, smart impression.​ Find...

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14 People Who Lost Limbs But Not Their Sense Of Humor

(32) Comments | Posted September 8, 2014 | 12:09 PM

For those of us who have never lost a limb, it's impossible to really understand the type of physical and emotional trauma it might inflict on a person. Those affected include soldiers, law enforcement, athletes, and everyday people who experienced some sort of disease or accident.

There's no doubt...

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15 Times Drunk People Totally Nailed It, Or At Least Thought They Did

(7) Comments | Posted September 5, 2014 | 4:45 PM

There is no shortage of great ideas when you're drunk. Everything is totally reasonable, and you're 100 percent positive that your logic is sound. Until the next morning when you've had a chance to sober up and see the fruits of your drunken labor.

For these people, it all probably...

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