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Jim Parsons' major Instagram slip up ruined Kaley Cuoco's surprise birthday

Not really understanding the social cues of a surprise birthday party and inadvertently ruining the whole thing for everybody is a very Sheldon Cooper thing to do.  But, Jim Parsons was not in character of the socially awkward and adorable
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10 villains who were ruined by TMI

It’s Villain Week here at Mashable. In honor of the release of Venom, we’re celebrating all our favorite evildoers from film and TV all week long. Spooky, scary! We're all in on onscreen villains, but their backstories don't always turn
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How a spate of spoilers may ruin BJP's election strategy for 2019

From: Buisness-standard By Bharat Bhushan Recommended by: business-standard The Bharatiya Janata Party’s (BJP) hopes for pulling off elections in nearly a dozen states along with the general election have been dashed. The
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Amazon just ruined its video game pre-order bonus for Prime members

Amazon Prime used to offer substantial discounts for members pre-ordering video games. Now it gives members a gift card for a future purchase. Amazon changed its video game pre-order discount policy Monday to a new system that gives customers a $10
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How one company reshaped — and kind of ruined — the viral video landscape

It’s Viral Market Crash week on Mashable. Join us as we take stock of the viral economy and investigate how the internet morphed from a fun free-for-all to a bleak hellscape we just can’t quit. Jukin Media is like an internet mob boss.
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Inverted jeans are here to ruin your day

Inverted jeans are now a thing. Did anyone ask for them? No. But here they are, and since they are here, let's discuss. SEE ALSO: 8 terrible jeans that prove denim has gone too far No one asked for this.Image: Cie DenimLike an M.C. Escher
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The Center for Disease Control really wants to ruin poppy seed muffins for you

The poppy seed muffin is a classic breakfast staple. Elegant, yet delicious, unassuming, yet flavorful, the poppyseed muffin won't let you down. It seems like you wouldn't have any reason to turn one down. SEE ALSO: Illnesses from ticks and insects
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New Slack add-on will surely ruin your coworkers’ day

Slack is a powerful tool, and with great power comes the great screw with your coworkers.  A new Slack add-on from programmer Will Leinweber does just that, in pretty much the most diabolical way possible. Essentially,
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Acer ruins Apple's cheap iPad party with its own affordable Chrome OS tablet that includes a stylus

Apple wants to rule classrooms with the iPad, but Google is clearly not going to let that happen. Ahead of Apple's education-focused event on Tuesday, where it will likely debut a cheaper iPad, Acer has announced its own low-cost tablet, and it's
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How Walt Disney World's new virtual reality rides ruined my vacation

Hey, Disney: Your virtual reality rides are making everyone sick.  While I meet the occasional lucky soul who can ride in cars, planes, boats, and trains with no problem, the majority of people I know are affected by motion sickness to some