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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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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water. Young gas giants throw debris toward inward planets, including hydrogen-rich materials.

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Brazil's Geography Problem. It's a big country with lots of people, so why isn't it a world power?

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The Science of Hearing. Our ability to detect and interpret sounds is due to an amazing and complicated biological system.

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Lucasfilm Might be Putting Future Star Wars Spinoffs on Hold. Solo's disappointing box office was a surprise glitch in the moneymaking machine.

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Why Women Say Nothing Is Wrong When Something Is Clearly Wrong. She has plenty of reasons not to share it with you right now.

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How to Decorate Like a Viking. Archaeologists have built a palette of the paint colors used on Viking homes and buildings.

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The Breastfeeding Zealots of the Neonatal Ward. Maternal lactation is pushed to the point of shaming mothers with hungry babies.

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9 Amazing Tiki Bars. A visit will cool you off even on the hottest day.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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