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Why Did the Chicken Cross the Line?

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From Tasty to Tasteless

How did fried chicken become a horrible racial stereotype?

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For the Very Obscene Grammar Nerd

If you are an English language nut that enjoys comedy with really NSFW language, then you’ll like The Lonely Island’s new song about the semicolon.

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You Haven’t Arrived...

Until you’ve been invited to a super secret party inside of a water tower.

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I Bet That Water Tower Party Has A...

Robot bartender.

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Take A Skywalk In These Pantaloons

Win this auction and you can dress yourself in real Jedi garb.

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An All You Can Watch Buffet

Film buffs and people with too much free time take note: MoviePass is the thing for you.

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The Thrill of Victory & the Agony of Defeat

Depending on your opinion of sports, these pics either illustrate why sports are great or why they’re terrible.

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The Story of A Longshot Moneymaker

Poker people will really enjoy this oral history of the 2003 World Series of Poker.

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Why Restaurants Love Buffets Even More Than You Do
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iStock

Why Restaurants Love Buffets Even More Than You Do. While you get all you can eat, they profit in several ways.

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Kate Middleton’s Postpartum Look Sums Up Our Untenable Expectations for Women. Seven hours after the prince was born, she was posing for pictures.

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When the U.S. Kept Losing Nuclear Bombs. Some are still out there, waiting to be found someday.

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Play Saturn's Rings Like a Harp. An image of the rings from the Cassini probe has been linked to harp sounds, so you can pluck them with your mouse.

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Feed the World With Bad Music: The Wacky World of Charity Singles. There have been a lot more of them than you realized.

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Mitchel Wu Has a Lot of Toys. They are the subjects of his photographs, placed in unexpected settings in odd combinations that show us another side to life as a pop culture icon toy.

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Decoding My Pup's DNA. More evidence that mutts are the best.

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How Did Saloons in the Old West Lock Their Doors at Night? The swinging doors you see in Westerns weren't up to real security.

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The Battle of New York: An Avengers Oral History
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Marvel

The Battle of New York: An Avengers Oral History. It took a huge team of professionals to pull it off.

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The Mountain Man Who Outran His Captors Barefoot and Naked. John Colter had to think fast to escape Blackfoot country.

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A Program to Guide You to College Success. First-generation college students do much better when they have personal guidance from trained counselors.

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When Don the Talking Dog Took the Nation by Storm. He only knew eight words, but was the hit of the vaudeville circuit.

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A Spring Drive in Nepal. A driver must have nerves of steel to avoid waterfalls cascading over the mountain road.

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The Heart-Racing Drama of Dissecting a Beached Whale. Dr. Joy Reidenberg shares stories from her unique job.

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The Robot-Operated Power Plant of the Future. One is already being built in Japan.

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7 Times People Were Awarded Lifetime Supplies Of Things. That's the way to make a few lifetime fans.

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