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It's Amazing the Weird Crap You Learn From Hidden Autoplay Videos

Jamie Condliffe, Gawker Media

It's Amazing the Weird Crap You Learn From Hidden Autoplay Videos

Wait, where is that audio coming from? I didn't press play. Oh wait, it's an autoplay video in one of the 30 or so browser tabs I have open and I have no chance in hell of finding it. Better just listen, then.

Still, if you do take that approach, you never know what you might learn. Yesterday I got a pastry recipe from nowhere; tomorrow I might learn about gold prices in some far-flung land. It's a real lottery-and it's oddly fun. [XKCD]

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