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The 50 Best Websites of 2013

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Time's Best of the Web 2013

You may see a familiar site on the list.

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This Cost How Much?

I’ve had a lot of fantastic pizzas in my life, but I don’t think any of them were worth $1000. I can’t imagine any of these other astronomically-priced bits of sustenance are worth it either.

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And This Only Cost How Much?

This beverage is so beautiful that I might start to cry.

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Walking & Talking

The Walking Dead has now been given the Bad Lip Reading treatment.

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I Like This Type Thing

Take a journey through an animated brief history of typography.

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Riding the Rails

Mike Brodie spent years hopping trains, and documenting his experience in amazing photographs.

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Garbatrage. Big Uglies. Dead Cat Bounce.

If you know what these terms mean, you might be in finance.

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No ... Sleep ... ‘Til Adam Yauch Park

The late member of The Beastie Boys has been honored in his hometown.

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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