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They Had A Moment

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The One Reason You Know Them

Bucky “F*#@ing" Dent. James “Buster” Douglas. Kerri “You Can Do It” Strug. Some athletes have their entire careers summed up in a single moment.

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Even I Could Have Seen This Coming

And I’m no psychic. One of the most famous “psychics” around has yet another example to add to her collection of woefully inaccurate prognostications.

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Believe It Or Not

There’s a new book out about Robert Ripley, the man behind the famous museums that catalog the awesome and odd.

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Cracking the Case

The huge Brussels Airport diamond heist may have been solved.

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Trashing the Classics

These children’s books are fantastic, timeless treasures. But not everyone feels that way.

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They’re Not Just For Kids

This list counts down the ways that puppets have been used to entertain older audiences.

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Don’t Be A Scrub

Zach Braff recently launched a very successful Kickstarter campaign. But one very accomplished writer doesn’t think you should fall for it.

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25 Unsung Christmas Icons
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Warner Home Video

25 Unsung Christmas Icons. You know them, from Yukon Cornelius to Cousin Eddie.

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The Christmas Bird Count. The hundred-year-old tradition is yielding useful information about how our world is changing.

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The Billionaire Who Refused to Pay Kidnappers to Save His Grandson's Life. The true story behind the movie All the Money in the World.

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19 Weird Ways Christmas Was Totally Different 100 Years Ago. Only the best traditions stand the test of time.

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Why Your Brain Has Trouble Bailing Out Of a Bad Plan. Dialing it back takes too many steps.

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Christmas Time Means Sneaky Cats Getting Stuck in Trees. And they're not the least bit sorry about it.

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15 High-Flying Facts About Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon. The story set in the 19th century brought martial arts movies into the 21st century.

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Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Rare Exports: A Christmas Tale (2010)
Oscilloscope Laboratories

Every Christmas Horror Movie, Ranked. There are 79 to choose from, with critiques.

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Academic Publishing is Headed for a Day of Reckoning. When you must pay to publish and then pay to read, how can we afford to learn science?

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12 Bizarre Inspirations Behind Star Wars Movie Characters. The creators have been asked time and time again where they got their ideas, and the answers range from goofy (literally) to sublime.

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The World Might Be Better Off Without College for Everyone. It's become an arms race for unnecessary job credentials.

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2017 is the Year that Computers Became Phones. The way people use technology is driving the design of the modern desktop and laptop.

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15 Things You Might Not Know About Leonardo da Vinci's Vitruvian Man. The mathematical sketch was a personal note that became one of the artist's most famous works.

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