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Édouard Manet

On the Lookout for Stolen Art

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Édouard Manet

The FBI needs your help in finding $500 million worth of art stolen in 1990. Have you seen any of these paintings?
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21 TV episodes that do dream sequences right. Each is liable to leave you with nightmares of your own.
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This baby elephant just wants some love! And what an elephant wants, an elephant gets by throwing its weight around.
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After a couple years of buzz, the opening of the Ashton Kutcher film jOBS has been postponed indefinitely. The producers say there isn't enough time to create a buzz before the planned April release.
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Bring your hankie and watch as a deaf woman with a new cochlear implant hears her husband and son for the first time. You can tell the exact moment that vibrations turn to sound because that's when the tears start.
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The Walls Have Eyes: Abandoned Spaces Given Graffiti Facelifts. Artists make urban blight into something that makes people smile.    
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One Reason Women Stay Home: Because It's Easier on Everyone. That is, once you get past the reason "because they can."
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How earthquakes create most of the world's gold deposits. Knowing this probably doesn't make it any bit easier to get to.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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Game of Thrones Has Changed the Real World
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6 Ways Game of Thrones has Changed the Real World. Even those who don't watch it know the characters as cultural metaphors.

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The Only Thing Worse than Watching an Offensively Bad Comedy is Watching One You Supposedly Wrote. A.J. Via got a movie deal and lost all control of the finished product.

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To Fight Smallpox in the Spanish Colonies, King Charles IV Sent a Ship on a Vaccination Mission in 1803. The expedition included 22 orphans carrying the fresh vaccine in their bodies to keep it safe enough to last the voyage around the world.

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For Centuries, People Celebrated a Little Boy’s First Pair of Trousers. Once he was toilet-trained and could dress himself, he could become a real boy.

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What A Doctor Calls A Condition Can Affect How We Decide To Treat It. A familiar term carries a lot of baggage, while a new term will encourage patients to just follow doctor's orders.

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Ben Stiller's Never-Ending Midlife Crisis. His new movie Brad's Status is the fourth that explores that theme.

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Sir Arthur and the Fairies. After a thorough but flawed investigation, the Sherlock Holmes author believed the Cottingley Fairies were real.

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