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We’ve all seen them. Links to articles in list-form are taking over our timelines more and more every day. Although this has become strongly associated with the culture, editorials, and blogs borne of the internet era, this is not a new phenomenon. It turns out that there is plenty of historical evidence to explain why it is that these “Listicles” are so popular. In fact, humans have been using lists to organize and consume content for thousands of years!




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„Europe” by Roglok (

„Level 5” by Room for the Homeless (

„Bouncy Castle” by Roglok (

„:P” by Roglok (

„Squarehead” by Roglok (

„Number Cruncher” by Roglok (

„Little Birthday Acid” by Roglok (

„Topskore” by Roglok (

„Anti Vanishing Spray” by Roglok (

„Tarty Prash” by Roglok (

„Carry on Carillon” by Roglok (

„Uptown Tennis Club” by Roglok (

„Squarehead” by Roglok (

„Dream Of Autumn” by Night Shift Master

„Insert Toy For Coin” by Eatme (

„Dizor” by Outsider

„Lets go back to the rock” by Outsider

„Something like this” by Outsider


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