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AskReddit is a popular subreddit on Reddit that allows any user to post interesting questions for anyone to answer, often generating funny discussion threads. These are their stories. 

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Facts That Sound Legit But Are Actually Fake

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share those facts that they've heard that might sound legit, but are in fact totally fake. Some people really need to check their facts before they spread the false information into the rest of the world. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to facts that are fake but sound legit | post by Imnewsoifislipendme Standing too close tv screen can damage eyes s not true at all.
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People Share Their Biggest Online Dating Fails

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share their biggest online dating fails. Sounds like a whole lot of those dating apps are just designed to let people fail over and over again. What a strange time to be alive, and an even weirder time to try and find a suitable date. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to people's biggest online dating fails | MattSouth Chatted with them year by phone, once met had nothing talk about and most awkward encounter my life.
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Unhealthy Things That People Think Are Healthy

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share those things that folks assume are healthy, while in fact they are nothing of the sort. Labels can be very deceptive. Many people could really benefit from doing some research of their own before assuming that a "nutrition bar" or health drink is actually good for them. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to things people think are healthy, but actually aren't healthy | Low Fat 100% Fat Free
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Common Misconceptions People Hate Hearing Repeated As Fact

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share those known misconceptions that they're tired of hearing other people repeat as fact. Some people really need to fact check themselves before they share information with others, and act like it's the undeniable truth. 

A collection of misconceptions that people are tired of hearing as fact | blackboard with chalk writings on it. Einstein failed math. Nope, he didn't, he top class.
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The Most Useless Inventions People Have Seen

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to describe the most useless inventions that they've ever seen. I mean, when it comes to the "pet rock" maybe it's "uselessness" was the best part about it. A lot of us just have those dumb things that we find ourselves taken with, and need to own, for no reason at all. 

A collection of AskReddit replies about the most useless inventions that people have ever seen | pet rock. So useless and yet made millions dollars.
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Myths About Women That Are Totally Untrue

Someone on AskReddit asked for women to share all the various myths that they have circulating about them, that they are just plain old tired of hearing about. They're tired of hearing about how all "women are the same." Come on guys. Really just being your own worst enemies at this point. 

A collection of myths that are untrue and infuriating about women | JARlaah women don't snore seriously, l've heard this loads and always baffles People breathe they sleep, sometimes makes some noise, male or female. Let em breathe.
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Class Clowns That Took It Way Too Far

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share their stories of class clowns taking things way too far. There are limits to everything, and some maniacs and their desire to entertain their classmates absolutely exceed the limits of reasonable behavior. These class clowns need to worry about a whole lot more than detention. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to the times that class clowns took things way too far | post by muddybuttbrew He tried pants teacher
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The Weirdest Things People's Co-Workers Have Done

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share their weirdest experiences with co-workers. Everyone has that "one person" at work that just drives everyone else insane, and/or pulls the weirdest stunts. These people are really out there. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to the strangest things people's co-workers have done | post by DigitalLD woman at my company has decided instead paying on her student loans, she will simply get more degrees. She's 40 on her 4th masters degree, and does nothing but complain about school work all day. Probably at least hundred k debt. No comprendo.
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Bilinguals That Overheard People Without Them Knowing

Someone on AskReddit asked for bilinguals to share their experiences with overhearing other folks that had no idea they could understand them. If there's one valuable lesson in this particular form of "overheards", it's that you never know who's listening! 

A collection of AskReddit replies to bilinguals sharing their experiences with overhearing people | post by cmichael00 high school spoke Spanish fairly well not common time and my area family buying groceries, and as ringing up items father said "he has not seen stuff on bottom, dont get rank up on belt, and sat there, after few moments asked about stuff on bottom. They would not look at next 2 mins or so transaction.
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People That Remarried Their Ex Spouses

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share their experiences with remarrying their ex spouses. Love can be a strange and confusing beast, and some people have a real hard time leaving someone behind. Sometimes, it really does end up working out when people get remarried!

A collection of AskReddit replies to how people ended up remarrying their ex spouses | dirtyrango not but this guy who works one our rural offices has married and divorced same woman literally 6 times. Im not sure they're logic is but whatever.
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Guy Gets Fired After Calling Out Awful Customer

Everyone has their breaking point, and some people lack the kind of common decency that's necessary to be able to see when you've pushed things too far. This customer just sounds like an awful person. Fortunately, things end up working out for the employee who was originally fired for not putting up with someone just being a terrible person. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to employees that snapped on customers, and got fired | Text - [deleted] • 2y I used to work for a popular pub chain here in the UK, called Wetherspoons. I had been there three years, I had been promoted to Team Leader... I wasn't really too bothered about the job as a future, because it was only money to keep my through university, but money's money. Anyway, one day we get a customer in, an American, who has just stepped off the plane. And all his preconception
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The Weirdest Things About America

Someone on AskReddit asked for non-Americans to share the weirdest things about America that Americans don't even realize are weird. It's amazing how weird your country's normalized behavior can seem to the rest of the world. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to the weirdest things about America that Americans don't realize are weird | Endless_intermission toilets are full water Australia water is much lower. No wonder complain about splashes on bum.
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Comedy Gems From The Wild World Of Tumblr

If there's one thing we know for sure, it's that the wonderfully creative minds of the Tumblr community never leave us disappointed. These comedy gems won't fail to get a laugh or two out of you. 

A collection of funny moments from various people in the Tumblr community | post by epulchritude can tell someone's mental health is doing by paying attention much emphasis they put on line sometimes wish l'd never been born at all they're singing bohemian rhapsody
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People's Most Embarrassing Moments

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to get real with it and share their most embarrassing moments. These are just mortifying. It sucks when you realized you've messed up or said something undeniably dumb, and all there is to do is to own the fact that you've made a proper fool out of yourself. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to people's most embarrassing moments in life | HipsterGalt 22h like 5I shouted at my sister AN IDIOT -D-O-T 21 years later l've yet live down. Edit: Pretty sure this is my top comment now, tempted share screen shot with family and say finally worth something but, then they'd drag up things l've forgotten.
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Doctors/Nurses Share Times A Child Wasn't The Father's

Someone on AskReddit asked for doctors and nurses to share their experiences with encountering couples that realized the kid was not the father's. Talk about a full-fledged nightmare situation. There's not really any coming back from that. The sobering moment of realization has got to be the living definition of soul-crushing. Can't even imagine. 

AskReddit users share their experiences with seeing couples that realized the kid wasn't the father's | elephantidr 8h My brothers best friend didn't resemble his father while growing up, so he became more and more suspicious father eventually did DNA test my brothers friend 11 or 12) and found out 's not his parents split up with older daughter (16) going with father because she resembled him so he sure about her.
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The Dumbest Questions From Customers

Someone on AskReddit asked for people to share the dumbest questions they've ever heard from customers. The responses really end up contributing a solid argument to the case that so many of us, turn our brains off when we walk into establishments. Just cause customer service exists, doesn't mean we have to stop using our brains. 

A collection of AskReddit replies to the dumbest questions customers have asked employees | pm_me_your_taintt 3h Lady walks into empty restaurant, looks around, asks "is this furniture store?"
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