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Heroes in Action Toys

Presidential Movie Monsters

Heroes in Action Toys
Heroes in Action Toys

Baracula, Zombush & Lincolnstein

U.S. Presidents have been made into classic movie monster action figures. Well it’s about time.

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Silly Video: Lance Armstrong Is A Creep

And he’s not afraid to admit it. In song.

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Blergh Blows Up

Anne Hathaway recently dropped one of Liz Lemon’s trademark expressions while accepting a Golden Globe. Check out all of the great new language that 30 Rock has given us.

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This Meal Is So Earthy

That’s because it’s dirt.

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Nate Silver Renders the Super Bowl Useless

After he offers his analysis, it sort of makes the game feel unnecessary.

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Rome’s Colosseum Has Been Vandalized

But it happened a few thousand years ago.

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Oh, Parents

You’re so unbelievably out of touch.

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Run Spot, Run!

These photos of animals in motion—some of them racing—are adorable and hilarious. (The crab is the best.)

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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters
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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters. If they were designed as movie aliens, they would be too implausible.

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Making Artificial Earthquakes with a Four-Ton Steel Ball. Get out of the way when it's dropped in the name of science!

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Jerry Lewis in The Bellboy. It wasn't a typical Jerry Lewis movie, but it worked.

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The Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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Was Young Luke Skywalker a Selfless Hero or a Freeloader? Luke took advantage of the Rebel Alliance in using an X-wing or two as his personal vehicle, but a commenter refutes that argument in style.

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15 'Trials of the Century' and the Media Frenzies That Accompanied Them. Because true crime is more fascinating than fiction.

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