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Start Up the Blue and Pink Cars

A huge version of the board game Life is being constructed on the Japanese island of Yoron.

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Will You Choose To Watch This?

20th Century Fox is mulling over the idea of creating interactive films based on Choose Your Own Adventure books.

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Not So Subtle

Sometimes a film product placement can be really glaring, distracting and downright annoying. Here are some of the worst examples of that.

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These Are Better Than Your Job

Unless, of course, you happen to be a whale tagger, high altitude diver, or sub builder.

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He Lived the SImple Life

Christopher Knight, who lived alone in the woods and didn’t speak for 27 years, has become a bit of a folk hero in Maine. But he was also a serial home burglar and thief.

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Tricky Tricky

You will probably have a hard time believing that some of these amazing trick shots are real.

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Forced Confrontation

This photograph of German soldiers being made to watch a film about concentration camps is absolutely amazing.

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I’ll Trade You My Kelly Leak For Your Engelberg

The greatest baseball team ever, the Bad News Bears, is finally being immortalized on baseball cards.

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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots?
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What Are Mercury's Mysterious Red Spots? Data from the MESSENGER probe proves the tiny planet is more interesting than we ever knew.

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How Antonio Banderas Conquered His Fear of Playing Picasso. The role of his hometown hero was intimidating before now.

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What Kind of Town Elects a Cat as its Mayor? The kind of town Talkeetna, Alaska, is.

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Where the Amish Go on Vacation. A neighborhood in Sarasota, Florida, is the place for an annual respite from normal work.

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8 Serious Hollywood Scenes That Looked Hilarious Before CGI. Don't let a look behind the scenes ruin your suspension of disbelief.

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A Cat Walks Into a Deli ... And the clerk helps him select a choice cut of meat.

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How Charles Dickens Imagined a Westworld-like Robot Theme Park Back In 1838. The Mudfog Association proposed using automatons to provide immersive entertainment.

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The Jewish Psychic Who Tricked Hitler. Erik Jan Hanussen was a master at manipulating gullible people, up to a point.

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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published
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These Celebrities Weren’t Dead When Their Obituaries Were Published. The erroneous reports gave us some enduring celebrity quotes.
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Looking Like a Flapper Meant a Diet of Celery and Cigarettes. For freedom-loving women of the Roaring Twenties, it was worth it to ditch the corset.

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7 Split-Second Movie Jokes You Totally Missed. Production designers know that only avid fans will ever find them on their own.

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Stories Behind 10 Of The Most Haunted Paintings In The World. You don't want to spend too much time staring at them.

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What Would A Guitar Sound Like If You Played 37 Guitar Pedals All At Once? Samuraiguitarist Steve Onotera decided to find out.

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Eddie Putera Recreates People’s Childhood Memories With Realistic Dioramas. His attention to detail is a real delight.

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The Hidden Dangers of Flexible Work Hours. When you can work any time, you risk ending up working all the time.

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38 Facts About Shakespeare’s 38 Plays. We are still learning about them 402 years after his death.

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