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Why We Don't Stuff Humans

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The Taxidermy of Human Beings

Just reading that and picturing it probably creeped you out. But why isn’t it what we do? The Vsauce YouTube channel explores this topic. The video doesn’t make me want to get stitched and stuffed after I’m gone, but I certainly am open to that whole space burial thing he describes.

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One Bad Apple...

THE REASON ALL OF US TO HAVE TO SIT IN THIS HORRIFIC TRAFFIC JAM. OH MAN IF I COULD JUST GET MY HANDS ON THIS PERSON AND TELL THEM WHAT A CRAPPY DRIVER THEY ARE!!!!!!!!!

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The World's Oldest Pornography?

It's at least 3,000 years old and I have no idea whether it's safe for your work.

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A Show Within A Show Worth Watching

Some shows are so great that they also contain great little shows inside of themselves.

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Air Turns 50

Michael “Air” Jordan turned the big 5-0 over the weekend. While he’s remembered for being the greatest basketball player of all time, he also helped create one terrible minor league baseball promotion, by not showing up.

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The Upkeep at 1600 Penn

In honor of President’s Day, Miss Cellania covers the history of renovations to America’s most famous mansion.

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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution
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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution. The story of the discovery of green fluorescent protein.

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Ranking America’s Top 10 Chain Restaurants. When you're on the road for the holidays, you'll know what to expect for dinner.

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How Hoarding Works. It's not just a habit or a hobby, but a serious mental illness.

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Meet the Most Toxic Plant in North America. Whatever you do, do not eat the spotted water hemlock.

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Why Millennials are Facing the Scariest Financial Future of Any Generation Since the Great Depression. Being born in the wrong year has consequences that last a lifetime.

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How Titanic’s Iconic Necklace Almost Sank an Entire Company. The J. Peterman Company was the only officially licensed producer of the Heart of the Ocean.

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Star Wars and the Unfortunate Ubiquity of the Final Climactic Explosion. It's happened several times already; let's see something different.

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13 Weird and Wonderful Gingerbread Houses. You can make anything from imagination and royal icing.

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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa
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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa This Holiday Season. Your children will never forget the experience.

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Dr. No: The First James Bond Movie. Peruse some trivia behind the film that started it all in 1962.

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We Should Teach Basic Lifesaving Skills to Everyone. Even kids can develop the skills to be a hero when they are needed.

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of South Africa’s Ostrich King. Lithuanian entrepreneur Max Rose raised his own birds to decorate European ladies' hats.

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In 1932, Rabbi Dr. Akiva Posner and His Wife Rachel of Kiel, Germany, Placed Their Hanukkah Menorah in a Window Facing the Nazi Party Headquarters Across the Street. The family still uses that menorah.

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The Doomsday Diet. Cold War bunkers were stocked for survival, not gourmet dining.

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38 Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent. If we could pronounce them, we would adopt them.

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