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by Published: Feb 29, 2012

Data min­ing is cer­tainly the future of the adver­tis­ing world. You don’t need a movie like Minority Report to show that. Target has taken it to a new level when they accu­rately pre­dicted that a teenager was preg­nant before she even told her fam­ily.

A busi­ness savvy U of M stu­dent makes the ‘Walk of Shame Shuttle’ ser­vice into a real­ity.

College Humor strikes again with this mock video about stu­dent loans seem­ing a lot like STDs. With Ferris’ own stu­dent loan aver­ages climb­ing, or more like trebuchet-ing to the top, it doesn’t seem too far fetched.

Speaking of tre­buchets, this rich guy built what looks to be a 60-foot tre­buchet in his back­yard out of a bunch of trees. He then launches two flam­ing pianos and a com­pact car.

What did you give up for Lent? This video shows us a more non-traditional view of what you could give up for Lent.