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Quidditch Pong: The perfect excuse to chug your Butterbeer

Chuggiti Beeracus! The Unofficial Quidditch Pong website lays out the rules and materials needed to turn the ordinary drinking game Pong into an epic showdown of competitive wizarding.

By December 31, 2015

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No excuses: Apps to get you in shape in no time

Too busy to work out? Think again. These apps will get you moving in just a few minutes a day.

By January 16, 2015

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Doctor who raged in Uber YouTube video says she's ashamed

Technically Incorrect: A Miami doctor was suspended by her hospital after a viral video showed her pitching a fit in an Uber driver's car. Now she says she'd had a few and was smarting from bad news.

By January 27, 2016

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The excuse of the wicked: The app ate my Mother's Day gift

In study of how well people planned for Mother's Day, 10 percent of respondents say they'll use a dud app as an excuse.

By May 10, 2014

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Twitter's timeline excuse: Quality over quantity

Twitter argues that even though it noticed a marked drop in content consumption, you should be rejoicing. Wall Street isn't buying it.

By February 5, 2014

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Netflix's 180: From running out of excuses to running full-tilt

A year ago, Reed Hastings was tired of his own excuses for Netflix failing to live up to its track record. Now with profits soaring, Netflix has its groove back -- and the CEO is sick of the giddiness.

By October 22, 2013

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Netflix CEO says he's 'tired of making excuses'

On earnings call with analysts, Reed Hastings talked about the company's inability to meet a target for adding new streaming subscribers and said "it doesn't feel great."

By October 24, 2012

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Snapchat: Sorry, not sorry, for that phone number mishap

The 2-year-old company excuses away a security breach with a promised update to its application.

By January 2, 2014

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Netflix not buying Comcast excuse about Xfinity data

Comcast is giving an unfair advantage to the company's Web streaming service by not counting the data it serves against Comcast's data cap. Netflix CEO Reed Hastings writes: "This is not neutral."

By April 23, 2012

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Mike Daisey's latest excuse: I was quoted out of context

Three days after 'This American Life' retracted his report about working conditions at iPad factories, Daisy now says the radio show used some of his material 'out of context.'

By March 19, 2012