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Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P
Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P

Dr. Seuss's Hats

Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P
Dr. Seuss Enterprises, L.P

Hats off to Dr. Seuss! On the 75th anniversary of The 500 Hats of Bartholomew Cubbins, the author's extensive hat collection is going on display and even on tour.
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The Walking Dead Drinking Game. Better memorize the rules ahead of time, because you're guaranteed to be smashed before it's all over!
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54 Fun Facts About Every ‘Best Album’ Grammy Winner. A great list even without the facts: I believe I've owned every one of them up through about 1995.
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Who's the cutest dog in a tutu? All of them!
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The Saturday Night Live parody of the Rosetta Stone language lessons are drawing complaints and a requests to purge it from the internet. No, it's not Rosetta Stone that's complaining -it's the government of Thailand.
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When lifelong segregationist Senator Strom Thurmond died at the age of 100, his 78-year-old daughter Essie Mae Washington-Williams finally let the world know that she existed. Washington-Williams, who died on Monday, was born to a 15-year-old black maid in Thurmond's house.
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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Reversing Earth’s Spin Moves Deserts, Reshapes Ocean Currents. Everything would be different if our planet rotated in the other direction.

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NFL Player Wade Davis Talks Masculinity and Pro Sports. "We must create the conditions for all individuals to feel comfortable taking the risk to be themselves."

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This Old Soviet Airport Car Was Probably The Biggest Sedan In The World. It was equipped for two drivers, one to go forward and the other in reverse.

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The Race to Save the World's Disappearing Languages. In the last 60 years, 230 human languages went extinct.

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The Netflix documentary Mercury 13 tells of the women who passed NASA's astronaut screening in 1961. Only their gender kept them earthbound and out of history books.

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I Gave Birth and I Didn't Even Get a Good Story Out of it. A normal birth is miraculous and transformative, but it's too common for anyone outside the family to listen to.

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10 Ridiculously Precise Units of Measurement. They make sense once you know the stories behind them.

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