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This week, the h2g2 is back to mostly funny. Which doesn't mean we're not aware of what's going on in the world. However, like Elwood P. Dowd, we have wrestled with reality and are happy to say we've overcome it. Join us in the madness. Also view, read about, and learn clever things. We recommend soothing music, especially for the metal bands quiz. The thinking part may hurt, but the laughter will do you good.

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