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In case you went to bed at a decent hour last night, here's the complete list of winners of the 85th annual Academy Awards.
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More important to some than who won the Academy Awards, let's see what the stars wore on the red carpet. Old style glamour trumped outrageousness at this year's ceremony.
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While everyone was focused on the Oscars, Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 2 won seven awards over the weekend. The movie dominated the annual Razzie awards for the worst in Hollywood cinema.
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A monorail malfunction at the Dallas Zoo left 100 people stranded 15 to 20 feet off the ground. Firefighters rescued passengers with ladders in a 30-minute operation.
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Michelle Obama Busts a Move with Jimmy Fallon. The First Lady re-enacts the famous Evolution of Dance, mom style.
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The Story Behind The ‘#1 Worst Portrait Tattoo In The World’ Is Tragic. The good news is that the tattoo has been fixed and looks awesome now.
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Famous Movies You Didn't Know Were Adapted From Books. Now you can go back and relive the excitement all over again by reading the originals.
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Delightful and Hilarious Vintage Library Videos. "The job of librarian would be no less challenging, Captain."
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8 hilarious instances of plagiarism. Particularly the serious descriptions of ferrets in their natural habitat showing up in a bodice-ripper.  

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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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