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Know Your Limits

I don’t in any way encourage over-drinking this weekend while celebrating St. Patrick’s Day—or any other time, really. There is no reason to try to be Andre the Giant, who reportedly once drank 119 beers in a single night. These guys shouldn’t be your idols either.

Please be safe.

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What A Great Idea

Time presents 10 ideas that will improve the lives of humans.

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DIY Super Powers

More and more human beings are making body modifications to give themselves new powers and abilities.

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Where Mascots Are Born

Alinco Costumes is responsible for all the furry costumed characters at NBA games. Check out some cool pictures from their shop.

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Thumbs, Not Guns

Remember when Steven Spielberg caught all that flack a few years back for digitally removing guns from the hands of characters in E.T. and replacing them with walkie talkies? Well, Thumbs and Ammo is sort of like that, except with thumbs.

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How to Make Magic Happen

The writers of the new Steve Carell magician movie had to undergo a magic crash course in order to make the movie. David Copperfield even helped them out.

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20th Century Fox
How Do You Make a Bruce Lee Fight Scene Even Cooler?
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20th Century Fox

How Do You Make a Bruce Lee Fight Scene Even Cooler? With the addition of lightsabers!

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The Mysterious Origins of the First Scandinavians. The tools they left behind suggested that migration may have come from two directions.

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When Quackery on the Radio Was a Public Health Crisis. From magic bracelets to goat gonad transplants, medical marketers got rich.

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Found: The Real Bullitt Mustang That Steve McQueen Tried (and Failed) to Buy. The '69 sports car had been in private hands since after the movie wrapped.

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When Did People Start Making Bread? A short history of the staple that feeds the world.

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How Women Broke Into the Male-Dominated World of Cartoons and Illustrations. First off, pretend you're a man.

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The Skillet. Susannah Nesmith beautifully chronicles the legacy of her great-great-grandmother's iron cookware.

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12 Cultured Facts About the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Knowing these will enhance your visit, whenever that happens.

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Universal Pictures
Son of Frankenstein: Hitting the Horror Trifecta
Universal Pictures
Universal Pictures

Son of Frankenstein: Hitting the Horror Trifecta. A perfect ending to the first great movie trilogy.

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It Wasn't Easy Being Green for These Mysterious Children in 12th-Century England. The village of Woolpit has never been the same since.

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The Strange History of One of the Internet's First Viral Videos. If you had an email address in the late 1990s, you probably received a video file titled “badday.mpg” at least once.

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The Contentious Burial of Bo-Bo, the Blenheim Spaniel of Civil War Hero General Daniel E. Sickles. His relatives didn't want the beloved dog interred in the family plot.

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Here's Why Your Body Stores More Fat in Certain Places. Hormones do it, but in an insanely complicated manner.

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Butterfly Breeder Romy McCloskey Saw One Emerge from its Chrysalis with a Torn Wing. So she got her tools together and performed a wing transplant.

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How to Get Your Procrastination Under Control. It's a matter of valuing the things you need to do.

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19 Times That Actors Have Been Injured On Set. Some of the scenes were then included in the finished film.

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