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The Desecrated King Tut

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9 Bizarre Facts You Didn't Know About King Tut's Mummy. As if the things we already knew weren't bizarre enough.
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The Stories of Famous Bandmates’ First Meetings. Like them, you should always be open to new friends who may inspire you to be your best.
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The Austin Drafthouse has unveiled two new wines that were inspired by the movie The Silence of the Lambs. We hear the Chianti pairs well with liver and fava beans.
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Weird names, funny captions, and odd juxtapositions make the news a real treat. It's a good thing we have screen caps, because otherwise we'd miss the best of it.
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10 of the most frustrating invasive species. We have no one to blame but ourselves.
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Finally, Our Favorite Game Of Thrones Characters Have Been ‘Simpsonized’. Now they look all the more familiar.
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Bambi is a furry blonde dachshund puppy with big eyes and even bigger ears. Her photo gallery will make you melt from the sweetness.
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Can Walking on the Moon Be Better Than Sex in Space? A new book by an Apollo astronaut's wife answers some pretty provocative questions about her weird life.
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The spectacular glow of cities at night. As seen from the vantage of the International Space Station.
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7 Wizards... or are they all the same guy? You could shuffle our favorites around and barely know the difference.

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Game of Thrones Has Changed the Real World
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6 Ways Game of Thrones has Changed the Real World. Even those who don't watch it know the characters as cultural metaphors.

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The Only Thing Worse than Watching an Offensively Bad Comedy is Watching One You Supposedly Wrote. A.J. Via got a movie deal and lost all control of the finished product.

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To Fight Smallpox in the Spanish Colonies, King Charles IV Sent a Ship on a Vaccination Mission in 1803. The expedition included 22 orphans carrying the fresh vaccine in their bodies to keep it safe enough to last the voyage around the world.

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For Centuries, People Celebrated a Little Boy’s First Pair of Trousers. Once he was toilet-trained and could dress himself, he could become a real boy.

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What A Doctor Calls A Condition Can Affect How We Decide To Treat It. A familiar terms carries a lot of baggage, while a new term will encourage patients to just follow doctor's orders.

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Ben Stiller's Never-Ending Midlife Crisis. His new movie Brad's Status is the fourth that explores that theme.

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Sir Arthur and the Fairies. After a thorough but flawed investigation, the Sherlock Holmes author believed the Cottingley Fairies were real.

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Great Stephen King Stories
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16 Great Stephen King Stories to Read This Fall. In case you want to scare yourself silly alone in the dark.

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Cowabunga! Strange Cow Stories. Bossy has gotten herself into some weird places.

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How Two Lesbians Fought the Nazis With a Typewriter. Lucy Schwob and Suzanne Malherbe kept up a propaganda war from their home in the Channel Islands.

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Can You Survive on Potatoes Alone? Maybe, but there are drawbacks to potatoes as a life-sustaining food.

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Why Back-to-School Season Feels Like the New Year—Even for Adults. The majority of people spend more than half their lives tied to the school calendar.

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A Visual History of Lunchboxes. Come for the nostalgia, stay for the trivia.

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An Austrian Ossuary Holds Hundreds of Elaborately Hand-Painted Skulls. The custom is a combination of memento mori and identification.

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A Brief History of United States Currency. Until the Civil War, money was printed privately by banks.

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