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Frying Eggs on the Road

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Stop frying eggs on the road! Death Valley officials are tired of cleaning up your cliché breakfast.
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Lieutenant-General Sir Adrian Paul Ghislain Carton de Wiart is the most interesting man on Wikipedia. They've never made a movie of his life because the script would be too unbelievable.
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If you're having trouble waiting for the royal baby to be born in Britain, here's something to tide you over. Six-year-old Prince Hisahito is third in line to be Emperor of Japan, and he is adorably photogenic.
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Somaliland: The East African Country That Isn't. It's more stable, progressive, and peaceful than its neighbors, but cannot get diplomatic recognition.
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Dial your phone numbers carefully. If you get it wrong, you may end up speaking to someone who can't wait to screw with your business or your life.
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In A Perfect World, These Would Be The 48 Acting Nominees For The 2013 Emmys. Even in an imperfect world, some of them may make it.
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Thousands of people have died in the Arizona desert after crossing the Mexican border. Read the story of two, whose bones were found years later.
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Are memories all stored in the brain, or elsewhere? The planarian worm shows evidence of memory even after its head is chopped off and regrown.

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The 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
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All The Good Dogs At the 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade. It's where New Yorkers take their dogs every year to show off their Halloween costumes!

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What Happened at Nikola Tesla's Secret Experimental Station? He worked on some really big ideas in Colorado Springs.

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George Lucas owes the look and feel of Star Wars to one key collaborator. Ralph McQuarrie also had a hand in many of your other favorite science fiction tales.

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The Meanings Behind 19 Classic Sailor Tattoos. Those who travel the world in ships have souvenirs inked in their skin to show where they've been, what they have done, and their hopes for survival.

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The Minister Who Invented Camping in America. William Murray was the catalyst of many factors that led Americans to embrace the great outdoors in the 1860s.

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Ten Years of None Pizza with Left Beef. Steve Molaro gave us an icon of our modern automated world.

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7 Great Ways to Save Money During Halloween. Enjoying the holiday shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.

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A Brief History of Real Life Werewolves. Meet people diagnosed with clinical lycanthropy or lycomania.

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Dogs Deliberately Smile at Us
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Dogs Have Pet Facial Expressions to Use on Humans, Study Finds. They learn what we like, and use it to communicate with us.

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Harvesting Cork in Rural Spain. It takes 25 years from planting to the first harvest, then nine years until the next one.

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The Year of the Witch. Hartford, Connecticut, spent 1662 and 1663 in a frenzy to identify witches among the townspeople.

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Burger King Reveals the Uncomfortable Truth About Bullying in a Remarkable In-Store Stunt. The premise is goofy, but the last minute will get you right in the feels.

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What Does the Hamburger Helper’s Skeleton Look Like? Each possibility is more ridiculous than the last.

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A Catfishing With a Happy Ending. The man she met online was an impostor, but then she met the guy he had stolen a profile picture from.

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5 Weird Pieces of Vintage Parenting Advice. Aren't you glad we have all the answers now?

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The Haunted Hospital. Waverly Hills Sanatorium has been a TB hospital, a nursing home, a failed religious monument, and now a paranormal investigation site.

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