Weekend Links: Movies Where the Dog Doesn't Die

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Does the Dog Die? allows sensitive movie viewers to plan their next Netflix marathon to avoid movies where any beloved pets die – or at least to plan ahead enough to buy tissues.

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Gmail is introducing a new tabbed layout for its inbox, and users might need a little help learning how to navigate it.

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Jon Stewart’s hiatus from The Daily Show begins Monday, with John Oliver taking over as host, but the British correspondent couldn’t quite wait his turn on Thursday night’s episode.

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This interactive map of MLB, NBA, NFL, and NFL championship wins lets fans watch as their hometown racks up the wins through the years—or not.

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These abandoned mansions might be missing a few bricks here and there, but they don’t lack for fascinating back stories, like Belgium’s Kasteel van Mesen, which originated as a castle before becoming a gin distillery, a tobacco factory, a girls’ boarding school, and ultimately a beautiful ruin.

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Americans can’t agree on how to pronounce “mayonnaise,” “pajamas,” or “pecan pie” correctly, but everyone is united in calling their sandwiches “subs”—except, for some reason, in Philadelphia. 

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Taylor Swift did guest vocals on “As Tears Go By” at a Rolling Stones concert, and her performance was predictably controversial. 

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June 8, 2013 - 10:00am
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