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Where to get a Bluth's Frozen Banana

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There’s Money In It

Bluth’s Original Frozen Banana stands are popping up across the world.

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We Didn’t Pay to See You

Anyone that has ever been to a concert will recognize these annoying habits.

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Take Your Best Shot

THAT was your best shot? There are no sure things in sports, but these looked pretty sure.

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Tatooine Today

A photographer documents the rotting remains of the Skywalker home.

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The Long Journey Home From War

It’s been almost seven decades since this war vet had seen his lost dog tags, and they just made their way to him.

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This Ain’t Kids' Stuff

Disney films are great and wonderful and timeless and all that. But they’re also packed with violence.

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Some Deeply Personal Truthiness

If you’re like me, you read the news the other night that Mark Sanford had won his race for Congress, and you immediately started wondering what Stephen Colbert would say.

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A Sports Car is Born
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A Sports Car is Born. The story of that car you wanted as a kid, but thought twice about as an adult.

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The Quiet War Against Ownership. Manufacturers want to maintain control over the products they sell you.

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No One Will Bet Against Science on August 21. Even those who deny climate change will be headed to the solar eclipse totality zone.

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A Brief Tour of European Wedding Cake Traditions. You might want to use one to make your wedding more memorable.

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How the Internet Changed the Meaning of ‘Mamihlapinatapai.’ It perfectly summed up an incident we all know, but now is used to describe online behavior.

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Scientists Discovered a Trove of Volcanoes Hidden Beneath Antarctic Ice Sheet. It might be the densest area of volcanoes in the world.

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The Science of Suffering. Research indicates that trauma can affect your descendants for generations.

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10 Snack Foods Originally Sold as Medicines. While they didn't cure anything, they turned out to be pretty tasty.

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2017 College Football Preview
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Here's Your Crash Course on College Football for 2017. Catch up on everything you should know before the first kickoff.

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The Teenager Who Stole Queen Victoria’s Panties. Edward Jones made a reputation for himself by sneaking into the Royal Palace.

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The Stories Behind TV Production Company Closing Logos. The few seconds of video has no purpose other than to serve as a signature.

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Fast Times at Ridgemont High: 35 Years Later. Writer Cameron Crowe and director Amy Heckerling reminisce about the film that launched a dozen careers.

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Adam Ellis is coming to the realization that his apartment building is haunted. Even his cats know someone is there at midnight.

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The Surprising Origins of Kotex Pads. No one wanted to manufacture a product that couldn't be advertised.

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5 Perfect Accessories for Viewing the Solar Eclipse. And you have just enough time to have them delivered.

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This Super-Sweet Watermelon Has a Deadly History. Thieves risked their lives to steal Bradford watermelons in the 19th century.

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