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Breaking Bad Refresher

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Wanna catch up on Breaking Bad in time for the season premiere August 11? Here's an epic refresher that will remind you of where the storyline stands.
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Every Amusement Ride, Ranked from Least Scary To Scariest. Select your favorites, so you don't waste your time at the county fair.
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Sea otters can be master trolls. Watch this one taunt a poor frustrated dog from the safety of the water.
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The Cheerios ad featuring a mixed-race family riled some folks so much that the YouTube comments had to be shut down. But when kids were shown the ad, they didn't even notice anything out of the ordinary.
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20 songs that directly address dead bandmates. Because when they die on you, you have to write a song to deal with your grief.
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America’s One-Child Policy. More and more people are waking up to the fact that they just can't afford another one.
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Haute Pockets: The frozen foodstuff gets an artisanal makeover. It turns out that the kids that grew up on them, well, they grew up.
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Life Before Air Conditioning. We not only walked six miles to school uphill both ways, we also used traditional architecture to keep cool.

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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters
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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters. If they were designed as movie aliens, they would be too implausible.

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Making Artificial Earthquakes with a Four-Ton Steel Ball. Get out of the way when it's dropped in the name of science!

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Jerry Lewis in The Bellboy. It wasn't a typical Jerry Lewis movie, but it worked.

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The Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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Was Young Luke Skywalker a Selfless Hero or a Freeloader? Luke took advantage of the Rebel Alliance in using an X-wing or two as his personal vehicle, but a commenter refutes that argument in style.

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15 'Trials of the Century' and the Media Frenzies That Accompanied Them. Because true crime is more fascinating than fiction.

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