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Thursday
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173: A Sticky Situation

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STICK AROUND for facts and trivia about things that are gooey, sticky, and syrupy. Chris found a bunch of sticky words but they're so sticky that some other letters got rolled in-- see if you can solve his adhesive anagrams. Sticky quiz about desserts and glues, and the bizarre but devastating wave of molasses that destroyed the city of Boston. Learn about some REALLY weird animals that use their stickiness to their advantage.

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This is a very good blog.

February 21, 2016 | Unregistered CommenterFashion Suits

Why is this not known universally as "The Molassacre"?!

Yes, that was an intentional use of an interrobang.

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