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Warning: There’s a major character spoiler ahead. Proceed only if you are up-to-date on the show or don’t care about spoilers.

As the popular AMC show Mad Men draws to a close, so does the life of one of its main characters.

Betty Francis (January Jones), the ex-wife of advertising executive extraordinaire Don Draper (Jon Hamm), was diagnosed with terminal lung cancer. Betty, like most of the women of that era, has been routinely marginalized and dismissed, but her final storyline proved her character is a woman of poise and grace.

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Add some extra joy to the life of the person who gave you yours.

Chocolates, flowers, and breakfast in bed are requirements, but how can you make mom even happier on her very own holiday?

“Oh, great, a 20% off coupon for Bed, Bath & Beyond. How thoughtful,” says a mom trying to hide her disappointment.

“A pre-made coupon from Everplans featuring gestures and tasks to make my life easier? Oh, dear family, you care. You, really, really care,” says a mom who received a bunch of the customized coupons below.

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Hulk smash property insurance premiums.

The last time Thor, Iron Man, Captain America, and the Hulk got together, New York City was left nearly in ruins (save for a few intrepid shawarma joints). So on the eve of their return in this summer’s epic blockbuster Avengers: Age Of Ultron we started thinking: What if all the fictitious damage left behind from action and disaster movies was real...and what would it mean to insurance providers? Check out all of the make-believe damage that would bankrupt the universe.

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The last time the Chicago Cubs won the World Series was in 1908. The last time they made an appearance was in 1945. While this is hilarious for fans of other baseball franchises (except maybe the Seattle Mariners and Washington Nationals since neither have appeared in the Fall Classic), the championship drought has become a tradition and given rise to Chi-town’s sense of humor.

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