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potatoes

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Kickstarter's potato-salad analysis reveals making of a legend

The infamous potato-salad project just wrapped up a stunning run. Kickstarter breaks down the numbers on how the campaign came to rule the crowdfunding world.

By August 5, 2014

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The 404 1,520: Where we leave the gun and take the potato salad (podcast)

Getting paid to watch Netflix, online ordering and curbside pickup coming to McDonalds, hacking Tinder with auto-matches, and a $23,000 Kickstarter campaign for potato salad.

By July 8, 2014

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The 404 1,520: Where we leave the gun and take the potato salad

Getting paid to watch Netflix, online ordering and curbside pickup coming to McDonalds, hacking Tinder with auto-matches, and a $23,000 Kickstarter campaign for potato salad.

By July 8, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 013: Climate-controlled cities, muscle-powered robots, potato salad, and more

Today's show features a very successful potato salad Kickstarter, and a futuristic city with climate control. Which one would you back?

By July 7, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 013: Climate-controlled cities, muscle-powered robots, potato salad, and more

On today's Tomorrow Daily, Rich and Ashley check out tiny muscle-powered robots, Hyundai's newest viral video, and Dubai Holding's plan for a climate-controlled city. Also, the original potato salad Kickstarter, and your best (and worst!) fireworks photos.

By July 7, 2014

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Kickstarter stuffed with food projects thanks to potato-salad success

One man's quest to crowdfund a potato salad has turned into a tidal wave of food-related Kickstarter campaigns with low funding goals. Bacon cupcakes, anyone?

By July 7, 2014

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Internet eats up silly potato-salad Kickstarter

A crowdfunding campaign for making a potato salad incites Kickstarter insanity, raking in $9,000 over its $10 funding goal.

By July 7, 2014

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Guy's Kickstarter dream: Making potato salad (with dill even)

A forward-thinking entrepreneur attempts to Kickstart a potato-salad-making session and ends up blowing away his $10 funding goal.

By July 3, 2014

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Man buys iPad for $390, gets box of potatoes

In the latest, and perhaps most daring, scam perpetrated in a public place, a man hands over 250 British pounds (around $390) for what he thinks is an iPad and gets the raw material for french fries.

By June 7, 2013

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Boeing tests Wi-Fi with 20,000 pounds of potatoes

Spuds on a plane! No, it's not the latest Samuel L. Jackson movie, it's what Boeing used to test its latest in-flight Wi-Fi technology.

By December 19, 2012