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Hobbit Recursion

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See elves from the new Hobbit film watch LOTR fanfic vloggers react to the new Hobbit trailer. It gets even more meta when Kellie and Alex react to Peter Jackson's elf video.
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Why You Shouldn’t Mess With The Ocean. The deep, unexplored parts are dark and scary and you'll never have a chance to go there anyway.
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For example, there's the oarfish, which can grow to 56 feet long. Just watch it in a video.
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Did you hear about the time Bruce Lee hit Jackie Chan with a stick and gave him a black eye? It no doubt paid off for Chan in the long run.
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27 hidden gems in Disney movies. Characters and objects constantly show up in other films -if you look close enough.
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Divers are investigating a mysterious sighting at the bottom of Lake Michigan. Some think it may be the remains of a 17th-century ship commanded by the French explorer La Salle.
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Keeping cool under pressure is worth points, but it ain't easy. Watch the most nonsensical interviews from various beauty pageants.
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The Wedding Photos of 25 Musicians in Love. They didn't all last, but they all looked cool in their time.
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6 Superman movies that didn't get made. So many that they kept running into other projects that eventually were produced.
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7 Ways to Nap at Work. It's Monday, and you know you'll need a little break sometime.

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How Will Martian Laws Differ From Earth's Laws?
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How Will Martian Laws Differ From Earth's Laws? Enforcement of existing laws from Earth will be impossible for a small population millions of miles away.

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The Creepy Cabinet That Inspired Jekyll and Hyde. Robert Louis Stevenson's childhood bedroom had a cabinet made by a carpenter who led a double life.

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14 Unmade Hammer Horror Films. Some ideas were too bizarre even for the erstwhile British gothic film studio.

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A Brief History of Bat-Marriage. Batman has been spotted carrying Kathy Kane, Vicki Vale, Julie Madison, Selina Kyle, Lois Lane, and Wonder Woman across the threshold—most of them twice.

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John Banvard is the most successful American artist you've never heard of. His chosen medium was an obscure 19th-century show business gimmick, and he managed to completely squander his fortune.

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Why Everyone Knows the Same Scary Slumber-Party Stories. People who know them don't recall where they first heard them.

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9 Naked Cakes for When You Don't Feel Like Frosting. You'll feel good about avoiding too much sugar, too.

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8 Antique Maps That Were the First of Their Kind. Each one gave us a new way to look at our world.

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Where is the Line Between Fandom and Obsession?
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Where is the Line Between Fandom and Obsession? Will Pearson and Mangesh Hattikudur discuss what it takes to be a superfan.

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The Roller Skating Scene from Charlie Chaplin’s Modern Times. A lesson in special effects from 1936.

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From Prejudice to Pride. As the indigenous Ainu begin to assert their place among the people of Japan, an archaeological dig reveals more about their past.

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How U.S. Colleges Went from Pitiful to Powerful. The flexibility born of the system's ragged beginnings helped make the American higher education business what it is today.

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A Brief History of the Danse Macabre, from a Paris cemetery to David S. Pumpkins. It's a reminder that no one escapes death.

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Life Along the Russian Border. Border security reflects each nation's history with Russia.

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The Frenetic Enchantment of New York City. French photojournalist Jean-Pierre Laffont captures the city's charm in 50 years of photos.

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Hellish Nell, The Last Person Imprisoned for Witchcraft in Britain. And that was only 73 years ago!

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