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The Truth About Toilet Snakes

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The Grossest Thing In Your Toilet

… Might not be what you imagine. Do snakes, or other disgusting animals, really appear from time to time in toilets? I wish the answer was no.

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Stop It

Seriously. Quit it. Quit making these sounds. Now.

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Classic Sitcoms

You can watch some of TV's greatest sitcoms on YouTube.

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Go Deep

If you haven’t had your daily inspiration, why not relive the mind-blowing aphorism of SNL’s classic Deep Thoughts?

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They All Fall Down

Check out 275,000 dominoes falling down one after another. It’s rather amazing.

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SOME GAME!!!!!!!!!!!

This TV spot for the Star Wars Atari game is way more exciting than the actual game probably was.

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I Hated, Hated, Hated This Film

Flavorwire is celebrating Irrational Hatred Week by listing some films that their staffers despise. Mine is Million Dollar Baby. What’s yours?

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July 17, 1955: Disneyland Opens

Walt Disney’s dream was unveiled to the world 58 years ago today. Check out film of what it looked like two years later and some Disney property projects that never leapt to life.

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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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Charlie Chaplin's Buried Treasure
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How Charlie Chaplin’s Wife Saved His Backyard Fortune. When he was banned from the U.S., a lifetime of Hollywood earnings was at risk.

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The Story of Abbott and Costello Meet Frankenstein. It was a graveyard smash!

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How the Real Madame Tussaud Built a Business Out of Beheadings. Marie Grosholtz was in the right place at the right time to capitalize on the public's fascination with celebrities.

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24 Events From Stories That Are Completely Different On Film. The source material is often enhanced for more excitement on the screen.

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Exploring Cairo’s Ghost Mansions. The abandoned monuments to colonialism have their own haunting beauty.

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Warming Oceans May Make Nemo Harder to Find. When the sea anemones go, clownfish and other fish species will have no place to nest.

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Eight Places to See Amazing Fall Foliage Outside of New England. Your autumn road trip may be shorter than you think.

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12 Pun Costumes for Halloween. For when you want to spend the holiday explaining yourself and hearing people groan.

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