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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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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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