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People Want to Look Like Pirates

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The Current Whereabouts of the Puffy Shirt

Don’t worry, it’s in good hands.

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To Those Whose Moms Threw Their Comic Books Away

Maybe this is what happened to them. A British artist found a bunch of old comic books in the dump and used them in a paper mache art project. What he didn’t know was that he shredded up about $30K worth of rare comic books in the process.

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Stop Me If You’ve Heard This Before

KNOCK KNOCK
Who's there?
NOTHING
Who's there?
NOTHING
Who's there?
Mustache

Just one of many wonderfully bad kid jokes.

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Well Now I Feel Even Older

These movies are two decades old.

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Putting A Patent on Presto

Magician Rick Lax explores innovation and whether it’s possible to patent an illusion.

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The Wish That Keeps On Giving

Before Aaron Collins died he asked his family to remember him by going out to a casual dinner and then tipping the server $500. His brother did that, and then just kept on doing it all across the country.

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How Would You Like A Watery Grave?

The Neptune Memorial Reef is one of the most extraordinary resting places around.

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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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