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Cooper Fleishman


A former assigning editor for the Daily Dot, Cooper Fleishman’s work focused on the web culture and niche internet communities. He joined Mic as a senior editor in 2015. His work has been published by HyperVocal and the Good Men Project, and he previously copyedited for Rolling Stone, Men’s Journal, and Us Weekly.

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The 38 most amazing vulgar slang terms from colonial times

The 19th-century Urban Dictionary is available online. Here are the best parts.

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This is why you never microwave a glow stick

Poor Jack.

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Is Monster Energy hiding a secret Satanic conspiracy?

A brief history of the weirdest hoax in the energy drink business.

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What happens when you trick GoneWild with a photo of your husband’s butt crack

*popcorn.gif*

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Teacher accidentally shows porn in class—but students get in trouble

This is a biology lesson they’ll never forget.

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The dangerous life of Instagram’s playboy king

The Life Every Guy Wants takes a lot of work. Meet Dan Bilzerian, multimillionaire poker player.

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The best headlines about a beer-guzzling, cow-fighting pig who died in a car crash

Rest in peace, Swino, the Jim Morrison of pigs.

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Rebel Wilson and Channing Tatum to host MTV Movie Awards

Internet, get ready to go full squee. Also: 10 ways to turn Ronald McDonald on, a NY assemblyman with a thing for underage girls, and a master anagrammist.

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The 12 best GIFs of 2012

Here are 12 of the year’s biggest moments—pixelated, choppy, and repeating ad infinitum.

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Is this the nerdiest proposal you’ve ever seen?

A scientist who proposed to his fiancée using PCR gel shares his method. Also: BioShock‘s Ken Levine answers your questions.

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Why Reddit poop shots and OKCupid don’t mix

This is why you don’t make your online dating profile the same as your Reddit handle. Also: A porn king gets shadowbanned, OP delivers, and the Beastie Boys meet Billy Idol.

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