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Every City Is the Same

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There’s A Feeling In the Air That You Can’t Get Anywhere Except...

… In [Milwaukee/Phoenix/Calgary/Pretty Much Anywhere]. The worst way to express your uniqueness and individuality as a city is to use the exact same theme song that tons of other cities use. Watch the first video in this collection and then just let it keep loading new ones. It gets more funny as each new one starts.

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This Is Some Heavy Stuff

Here are 20 interesting things you never knew about gravity.

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King of the Stat Nerds

Everyone’s favorite number cruncher, Nate Silver, is leaving the New York Times and going to work for ESPN. Here’s how they landed his math skills.

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Speaking of Numbers

Detroit has a lot of bad looking numbers right now. What have other bankrupt cities done to get back to even?

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Not A Bear Market

I hope the Motor City isn’t planning to generate money by selling Beanie Babies.

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The Meltdowns Continue

This morning Miss C. gave you Hollywood’s most memorable meltdowns. Now how about the most memorable athlete meltdowns.

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Highlights of the Con

Comic-Con featured a number of cool announcements and some insanely-priced items.

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Breaking Bad: An Oral History
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The Oral History of Breaking Bad. The people behind the groundbreaking show tell its story to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its premiere.

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Why We Didn’t See the Knights of Ren in The Last Jedi. Director Rian Johnson explains that there's nothing nefarious about their absence.

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The Little-Known History of Seafaring Pets. Sailors have been accompanied on voyages by dogs, cats, pigs, chickens, rabbits, and other animals—and not all of them were for dinner.

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A Neopets Romance. This married couple met online when they were 10 and 12 years old.

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How Americans of the 1960s Really Felt About Nuclear Fallout Shelters. Michigan State University surveyed 3514 adults about their feelings regarding preparedness for a nuclear war.

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Why Paris’s Greatest Art Nouveau Metro Stop Is No More. The Bastille station was the greatest of 141 metro stations designed by Hector Guimard at the turn of the 20th century.

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Your Coworkers are Not Your Friends. A bit of formality is appropriate among people who did not choose who they spend all day with.

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10 Graves That Are Remarkably Secure. They keep grave robbers out and zombies in.

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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You?
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Is Sitting Too Close to the TV Really Bad for You? No, but there's a reason behind why people still think so.

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10 Misconceptions About U.S. Immigration. Every wave of newcomers has encountered resistance from those already here.

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21 Facts You Might Not Know About Rodney Dangerfield. He got no respect, but we'll never forget him.

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Watch a Man Build a Log Cabin by Himself in Four Minutes. It actually took months, but this is a fascinating yet relaxing time-lapse version.

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How Montana Gold Rushers Literally Threw Away a Fortune in Sapphires. Yogo Gulch still produces some of the finest sapphires in the world.

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New Details Emerge About Solo: A Star Wars Story. Including an official synopsis.

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The Starbucks Logo Has A Secret You’ve Never Noticed. She was too perfect to be real before a small design change.

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8 Major Milestones in Facial Transplant Surgeries. What was recently thought impossible has been accomplished quite a few times.

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