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ACK! I Don't Know If I Can Throw Away Last Week's Pasta Now.

You've heard it before: We throw away a lot of food. But if statistics about hunger and food waste aren't compelling enough to get you to eat your leftovers, this video's got some fresh ways of looking at the issue. Be sure to stick around until 0:48 — that's when things really start to get interesting.

One small disclaimer: We've confirmed the stated number for annual cost of food waste, but we think that's actually more like three or four times the amount spent on foreign economic aid in 2011.

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"The issue on the table..."

Two of Hamilton's most beloved numbers are the Cabinet Battles between Alexander Hamilton and Thomas Jefferson. In Cabinet Battle #1, the issue on the table was Hamilton's national financial plan. In Cabinet Battle #2, the issue was whether to provide France assistance in their revolutionary war.

But there was a third rap battle written for the show, which was cut due to time and because it didn't actually move the plot along. The issue on the table for Cabinet Battle #3? Slavery.

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