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When Halloween Was All Tricks

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When Halloween Was All Tricks and No Treats. Before World War II, holiday mischief was serious and rampant.

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9 Halloween Attractions That Went Too Far. They crossed the line in abuse, offense, or psychological injury.

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Zombies in the Real World. They've invaded already!

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19 Delicious Things To Make For Día de los Muertos. Sugar skulls are fine, but there's so much more to enjoy.

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The Long, Strange History of People Filing Flying Saucer Patents. Believe it or not, none have made their inventors rich.

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Google’s CEO Says the Company Will Drop Everything to Fix its Appalling Burger Emoji. Users are upset that it's not stacked correctly.

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These Are The Driving Rules That Everyone Ignores. A little consideration for other drivers would make the world a much better place.

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Vampires and Humans Could Never Coexist, Because Math. Once again, science ruins our horror fantasies.

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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters
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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters. If they were designed as movie aliens, they would be too implausible.

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Making Artificial Earthquakes with a Four-Ton Steel Ball. Get out of the way when it's dropped in the name of science!

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Jerry Lewis in The Bellboy. It wasn't a typical Jerry Lewis movie, but it worked.

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The Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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Was Young Luke Skywalker a Selfless Hero or a Freeloader? Luke took advantage of the Rebel Alliance in using an X-wing or two as his personal vehicle, but a commenter refutes that argument in style.

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15 'Trials of the Century' and the Media Frenzies That Accompanied Them. Because true crime is more fascinating than fiction.

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