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  1. Einstein Wrote a 1935 New York Times Obituary upon Emmy Noether's demise to highlight her mathematical genius, which was oft-overlooked because of her gender.

  2. Mythbusters were going to do an episode which highlighted the immense security flaws in most credit cards, but Discovery was threatened by, and eventually gave into immense legal pressure from the major credit card companies.

  3. On 'Rain Man's' release many airlines showed an edited version on flights, cutting the scene in which Ray highlights crash records for specific airlines. Quantas was the only airline that showed the scene in full due to Ray stating they "never crashed."

  4. The film Lord of War (2005) was officially endorsed by the human rights group Amnesty International for highlighting the arms trafficking by the international arms industry

  5. In 2015, Facebook canceled Harvard student's internship after he highlighted a massive privacy issue.

  6. Heath Ledger created a character diary for the Joker. It included stills from A Clockwork Orange, photos of hyenas, unhinged clown makeup and the word "chaos" highlighted in green. It also contained things the Joker would find funny like AIDS, landmines, and geniuses suffering brain damage.

  7. The Native American "Shame Pole", a totem pole erected to embarrass people for not payment of debts or ridicule misdeeds. In 2007 one such pole was erected in Alaska depicting the CEO of Exxon to highlight an unpaid debt of $5m owed from the Exxon Valdez oil spill.

  8. Alberto Brandolini, a programmer from Italy, in 2013 formulated the Bullshit Asymmetry Principle aka Brandolini's law which states: “The amount of energy needed to refute bullshit is an order of magnitude bigger than to produce it”. It highlights the difficulty of debunking bullshit.

  9. In the 1960s, the sugar industry funded research that downplayed the risks of sugar and highlighted the hazards of fat.

  10. In 2007 a Dutch reality show called "De Grote Organshow" pitted contestants in dire need of organ transplants against each other, resulting in outrage across the globe-- only to reveal it was a hoax that highlighted a serious problem. Over 50,000 people then signed up for the organ donor's list

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A star map of our 100 light-year radius neighborhood, highlighting where we might find habitable planets — made for the #30DayMapChallenge that just started over on Twitter (@gefyl

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Here is a short list of countries with at least 5 medals and 90% or more of their medals coming from one sport in the Winter Olympics. This really highlights how specialized the Ne

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Residents of a UK housing estate installed special pink lights that highlight skin blemishes and acne to discourage teenagers from gathering there & causing trouble.

The film Lord of War (2005) was officially endorsed by the human rights group Amnesty International for highlighting the arms trafficking by the international arms industry

The Japanese will repair broken pottery with powder gold lacquer to highlight imperfections, not hide them. The process is called Kintsugi.

A 2013 art exhibit allegedly highlighting unsolicited dick pics actually contained a large number of photos obtained by a female artist posing as a gay man on Grindr and asking gay men for the pics

License plates in DC say "Taxation without Representation" to highlight the fact that they pay federal income tax but do not have any seats in Congress

The Japanese repair broken pottery with gold lacquer to highlight imperfections. The process is called Kintsugi. The art of Kintsugi teaches that broken objects are not something to hide but to display with pride.

Morning show host Karl Stefanovic wore the same suit on air every day for year to highlight that women are judged for their appearance on TV in a way that men aren't. In that time, he did not receive a single complaint about his suit. "No one has noticed; no one gives a shit,"

Australian morning show host Karl Stefanovic wore the same suit for a year to highlight the sexist treatment his female co-hosts were receiving

In 1993, Mattel introduced "Earring Magic Ken", featuring blonde highlights, purple shirt, lavender vest, necklace with a circular charm and earring in its left ear. Kitsch-minded gay men bought the doll in record numbers, making Earring Magic Ken the best-selling Ken model in Mattel's history.

After most US cities prohibited the use of lead pipes in the 1920's, the Lead Industry Association mounted a propaganda campaign highlighting the "advantages" of lead over other materials. The LIA's activities resulted in the proliferation of lead pipes for decades.

In the UK, over 100,000 knifes have been used to make a 26 foot sculpture of an angel to highlight the countries growing knife crime problem. All the knifes used in the statue had been confiscated by or surrendered to the police. The sculpture is called Knife Angel.

About Integrity Idol, a competition held in a few developing countries to find the most honest government officials. It aims to highlight honest officials and inspire a new generation to be more effective public servants.

There is a Japanese art of fixing broken pottery with gold called Kintsugi. The style embraces the flaws and imperfections of the artifact as well as highlights them.

Tuberculosis was so romanticized during the Victorian era that fashion trends emerged to highlight and emulate the symptoms of the disease. This fashion movement is referred to as “Consumptive Chic”.

Mussolini bribed Greek generals not to resist an Italian invasion during WWII, only to have Greek resistance fighters push his army back into Albania. The invasion was a display of confidence that highlighted Mussolini's recklessness and proved the weakness of the Italian army.

The white paint on the base of trees helps prevent cracking and splitting of new bark, and highlights insect infestation.

In 2001 BMW released a series of short films called "The Hire" that featured famous filmmakers, starred Clive Owen as the “Driver”, and highlighted the performance aspects of BMW cars. It was a huge success and helped increase car sales 12% over the previous year.

A Nazi officer saw a photo of Picasso's Guernica, a painting highlighting the horrors of war. The officer asked Picasso, "Did you do that?" and Picasso said, "No, you did."

In 1922, the Bureau of Public Roads commissioned Gen. John J. Pershing to make a map for construction purposes and to highlight which roads in the U.S. were the most important in the event of war. The "Pershing Map" was the first official topographic road map of the United States.

French author Gerard de Nerval would walk a lobster through Paris to highlight the absurdity of pet ownership.

Pink lights is an anti-loitering technique used in the UK by highlighting acne

Sleep problems have been shown to make suicidal thoughts worse for young adults who have either previously attempted suicide or considered doing so. These findings highlight the potential utility of sleep as a proposed biomarker of suicide risk and a therapeutic target.

The city of Gaffney, South Carolina once produced more peaches then the entire state of Georgia. To highlight this, the city constructed their water tower in the shape of a peach, now known as the Peachoid.

In 1989, Geneva Steel paid its employee bonuses in $2 bills. The bills appeared in different places highlighting the importance of the company to the local economy.

Some of the highlights of the cave system in the park include the Frozen Niagara, the Grand Avenue, and the Fat Man's Misery.

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Caffeine content of common foods and beverages filtered to highlight items in excess of daily intake guidelines during childhood and pregnancy

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NBA Team Salary by Year (Since 2000) (Updated to highlight NBA Champion)