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The 33 Fluffiest Animals on the Planet

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The 33 Fluffiest Animals On The Planet. A list of cute fluffy animal pictures? I can deal with that.
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Twenty ways to get really creative with your desktop wall paper. I particularly like the multiscreen setups.
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PayPal Accidentally Credited A Man $92 Quadrillion. That's more money than exists on the earth, so his bank couldn't cash it out.
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A heatwave has gripped the northeastern U.S. It may not be as hot as the Southwest, but the humidity makes it just as dangerous.
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Get a look at the new characters from the Hunger Games sequel Catching Fire. And if you're going to Comic Con, they'll be there in person.
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50 Places Every Literary Fan Should Visit. A nice tour for anyone interested in architecture or history as well.
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George H.W. Bush is turning into a fashion icon in his retirement. See a gallery of the ex-president's eye-catching socks.
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Even McDonald's says McDonald's employees need a second job. And even then, you can't afford school, or a family, or food.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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The Man Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York
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The German Who Made John Gotti the Most Powerful Mobster in New York. Hitman Joe Watts parlayed his insider knowledge into both money and respect.

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Why Boaty McBoatface is the Meme that Just Won’t Die. The good news is that it may mean the end of naming polls.

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The False Cheer of Office Parties Can’t Cure the Loneliness Epidemic. In other words, don't rely on your workplace for long-lasting friendships.

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Inside Connecticut’s Secret Museum of Retro-Future Oddities. The Space Age Museum has aliens, robots, rockets, and spaceships that you'll only see online, as the museum is not open to the public.

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What To Do If Your Parachute Fails. Told in a hurry because you Googled this when it happened to you.

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American Employers' Mindless Obsession with College Degrees. Requiring one is a shortcut for eliminating job candidates more than a necessary career qualification.

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11 Beloved Movies That Were Box Office Flops. Many of them were way ahead of their time.

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