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The Missing Links: Supreme Reactions
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The Week rounds up
reactions to today's historic Supreme Court decisions
But It Has Water In It
That should count for something, right? No?
This woman drank zero water (and lots of cola) for 16 years
The Perils of Live
Bill Hader and a couple of
writers show and tell about
one terrible dress rehearsal sketch
Gotta Get Back In Time
This free downloadable comic book
Back to the Future
had never been fired. *
Kind of Makes the Venus Flytrap Look Silly
The Chilean Puya chilensis is
a plant that eats sheep
. You read that right. *
The Slow Descent of Miami
This article makes an interesting case that
Miami may soon be an underwater relic
Ya Got Moxie, Kid
know exactly what they want.
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