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Friday Nite Videos | November 24, 2017

How Southern Socialites Rewrote Civil War History. Stealing Is Legal! DAMNATION: New Series Trailer. Coffee: The Greatest Addiction Ever. Tom Lehrer | We Will All Go Together When We Go.

Opioids: John Oliver

John Oliver discusses the extent and root of the nation’s epidemic of opioid addiction.


Why Junk Food Is Hard to Resist

By Alicia Ault Smithsonian Magazine
Research suggests that junk food like sodas, chips and fries trick the brain into thinking no calories were consumed. Via pathways that are similar to those observed with the ingestion of powerfully addictive drugs, junk food rewards the brain but it does not enhance the body.
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