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The Best Email Auto Reply Ever

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“You May Remember Me From Such Out of Office Messages As...”

A man leaves his job, and leaves behind the coolest, funniest, most Simpsons-friendly email auto reply message ever.

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Censorship Killed the Video Star

Back when music videos still existed, some music videos were treated like they didn’t exist. Check out, and watch, this list of 10 banned music videos.

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It’s Best to Avoid Spaghettification

Neil deGrasse Tyson describes what exactly would happen to you if you fell into a black hole. It’s very interesting and amazing and in the end you turn into pasta.

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Hot Off the Production Line

I’d like to visit Avery Island someday and see the Tabasco factory in person. Until then, I’ll just have to settle for this video rundown of the long, long creation process.

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All Part of the Job Description

I meddle in the affairs of others. I use a lot of sarcasm. I make fun of others. I’m not usually cheerful. As you can tell from this writing, I talk about myself a lot. I guess I wouldn’t have had what it took to be a secretary in 1959.

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Don’t Forget the Arcade

When putting together the ultimate athlete mansion, it is important to include must-haves like the game room, infinity pool, shark tank, grotto. Can you even imagine if you forgot these?

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The Family Is Back Together

There’s now an official trailer for season four of Arrested Development.

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Where is the Line Between Fandom and Obsession?
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Where is the Line Between Fandom and Obsession? Will Pearson and Mangesh Hattikudur discuss what it takes to be a superfan.

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The Roller Skating Scene from Charlie Chaplin’s Modern Times. A lesson in special effects from 1936.

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From Prejudice to Pride. As the indigenous Ainu begin to assert their place among the people of Japan, an archaeological dig reveals more about their past.

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How U.S. Colleges Went from Pitiful to Powerful. The flexibility born of the system's ragged beginnings helped make the American higher education business what it is today.

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A Brief History of the Danse Macabre, from a Paris cemetery to David S. Pumpkins. It's a reminder that no one escapes death.

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Life Along the Russian Border. Border security reflects each nation's history with Russia.

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The Frenetic Enchantment of New York City. French photojournalist Jean-Pierre Laffont captures the city's charm in 50 years of photos.

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Hellish Nell, The Last Person Imprisoned for Witchcraft in Britain. And that was only 73 years ago!

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Charlie Chaplin's Buried Treasure
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How Charlie Chaplin’s Wife Saved His Backyard Fortune. When he was banned from the U.S., a lifetime of Hollywood earnings was at risk.

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The Story of Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein. It was a graveyard smash!

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How the Real Madame Tussaud Built a Business Out of Beheadings. Marie Grosholtz was in the right place at the right time to capitalize on the public's fascination with celebrities.

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24 Events From Stories That Are Completely Different On Film. The source material is often enhanced for more excitement on the screen.

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Exploring Cairo’s Ghost Mansions. The abandoned monuments to colonialism have their own haunting beauty.

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Warming Oceans May Make Nemo Harder to Find. When the sea anemones go, clownfish and other fish species will have no place to nest.

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Eight Places to See Amazing Fall Foliage Outside of New England. Your autumn road trip may be shorter than you think.

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12 Pun Costumes for Halloween. For when you want to spend the holiday explaining yourself and hearing people groan.

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