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F. Scott Fitzgerald, Movie Critic

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When The Great Gatsby was first made into a movie in 1926, F. Scott Fitzgerald walked out of it. And why not -he already knew how it ended.
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Imagine that the special effects crew just decided to leave early one day right before the show is broadcast without finishing their work. That's apparently what happened to this Turkish TV show.
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The 5 Most Earth-Friendly Cities In America. The criteria for this list was the number of green events, which point to an environmentally aware citizenry.
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Susana Trimarco's work has saved hundreds of women from human traffickers. But she still hasn't found her own missing daughter.
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Tilly the River Otter teaches her nine-week-old baby Molalla how to swim, by dunking him in the water repeatedly. He'll get the idea eventually.
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Photographer Andy Prokh documented his daughter's lifelong relationship with her cat LiLu. The pictures of these best friends are funny and adorable.
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The father of a 13-year-old girl ran his own sting operation to catch a predator. That's one guy who won't be stalking little girls on Facebook anymore.
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Is going gluten-free healthier for everybody? Maybe, but you have to make up those nutrients somewhere else.
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The Buttered Cat paradox. If a cat always lands on its feet, and a slice of toast always lands butter-side down, what happens when you tie them together?

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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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