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The interesting secret history of the microwave

Microwave ovens have been around since about the 1950s. Back then, they were enormous boxes made specifically for industrial kitchens. If you’ve heard how microwaves were invented, you might know the tale of a scientist and a chocolate bar. It turns out there is much more to the story that will truly surprise you.

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Stop robocalls for good with Kim’s eBook

Robocalls interrupt us constantly, and they scam Americans out of millions of dollars every year. Learn Kim's best tricks for stopping them once and for all in this handy guide.

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