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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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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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