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55. The Polaroid Revolutionary Workers Movement

55. The Polaroid Revolutionary Workers Movement

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When two employees at Polaroid discovered their company's technology was being used by the South African government to help enforce apartheid, they protested and called for an...
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35. You've got Enron mail!

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Enron collapsed nearly 20 years ago, but chances are something you use today was affected by emails sent by 150 of the company's top employees. These emails - about meetings...
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47. Drinking Buddies: Jack Daniel and Nearest Green

47. Drinking Buddies: Jack Daniel and Nearest Green

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Jack Daniel's is the top-selling whiskey in the world. For more than 150 years, it's been made using time-honored methods that go back to when Jack Daniel made the whiskey...
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49. Making Nathan's Famous

49. Making Nathan's Famous

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Nathan's Famous turned the hot dog into a symbol of July 4th. But the story of how that happened says a lot more about America than just its love of a good BBQ. It's immigrants...
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50. Let's Talk About Tampax

50. Let's Talk About Tampax

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How do you advertise a product that's taboo? When Tampax became the first commercially-produced tampon in 1933, no one wanted to talk about menstruation. So the company...
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51. Not All Fun and Board Games

51. Not All Fun and Board Games

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The original Game of Life was about reaching happy old age, not "Millionaire Acres." And Monopoly was invented by an anti-capitalist who wanted to make a point about landowning...
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37. Battle of the Brands: Leo Fender vs Les Paul

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When Leo Fender and Les Paul met, they didn't have much in common - one was an introverted tinkerer, the other a rising star. But their electric guitars defined the sound of...
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38. The Coed Scouts of America

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The Boy Scouts of America caused a stir when it reversed its "no girls allowed" rule for the Boy Scouts last year. But it turns out, this isn't the first time the BSA has gone...
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39. Scoot Over?

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About two years ago, companies like Bird and Lime deposited thousands of dockless electric scooters in San Diego. Some people loved them... and some people hated them. While...
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40. The Marlboro Woman

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Marlboro cigarettes are synonymous with the rugged figure who sells them: the Marlboro Man. But the cigarette he smokes was originally marketed to women, and its journey from...
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