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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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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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How Intelligent is the Alien Xenomorph?
Robert Penn, Twentieth Century Fox
Robert Penn, Twentieth Century Fox

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How A Wrinkle in Time Inspired Female Scientists
Atsushi Nishijima, Disney Enterprises, Inc.
Atsushi Nishijima, Disney Enterprises, Inc.

True Stories of How A Wrinkle in Time Inspired Female Scientists. The right book at the right time can change the world.

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How a Pile of Unpaid Bills Led to Washington, D.C. The new city was to be a haven from angry creditors.

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At the NBA All-Star Game, Fergie Performed "The Star Spangled Banner" as a Sultry Torch Song. The response was not so much outrage as it was laughter.

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Hawai‘i’s Last Outlaw Hippies. They've been squatting in the Kalalau Valley for 50 years, but that's coming to an end.

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The Insect That Painted Europe Red. When Conquistadors brought cochineal insects back from the Aztec empire, the color they produced made Spanish dyers rich.

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New York’s Oldest Dim Sum Restaurant and the Secrets of Chinatown. Take a tour of Doyers Street, also known as Bloody Angle.

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