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The Star Wars Truther Movement

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Star Wars Truthers Unite

A new conspiracy has been discovered in a galaxy far, far away.

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Talk to Me Like I’m A Child

I tell people this all of the time. So I love that Reddit will be taking that approach to explain complex global matters to people.

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Terrible Suggestions For Great Films

Inspired by the notes executives gave Ridley Scott on Blade Runner, Flavorwire has compiled a cool list of classic films and the idiotic notes offered by the studio executives overseeing them. Probably best to just leave the movie making to the moviemakers.

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The Q*bert Quest

A grown man’s journey to arcade endurance is an interesting examination of video game obsession.

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Old Vegas

Life takes you inside the world of old school Sin City.

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Human Flight Is Real

I thought I was pretty cool for going skydiving. It turns out I am not daring at all. These wingsuit flyers are daring.

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Walking the Line

And then I come across this article about a planned tightrope walk 1500-feet above the Grand Canyon. Have I ever really lived?

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Stop With the Vertical Videos

If you’re going to shoot video on your phone, please watch this PSA first.

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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