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Sharks Make Movies Better

Just Add Sharks

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Sharks Make Movies Better

Your Favorite Movie Just Got Better

Because it just got shark-ified.

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Weird Ways to Die: Dino Edition

Here are 10 of the oddest theories on how the dinosaurs vanished.

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When Your Stomach Groans Call A Drone

Imagine the Tacocopter descending from above. Sounds amazing.

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Breaking Through

io9 has a great history and analysis of those odd times when a TV show starts acknowledging it’s a TV show.

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Today I Learned On Reddit’s Today I Learned: Renaming the Shore

Thank you to Reddit user esecarlostondo for posting this TIL that made me laugh by pointing out the name used for a popular American show airing in Japan.

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Hamburger. Ramen Noodles. Ramenburger.

Your mind has just been blown.

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What Is Natural?

Food and beverage labels love the word natural, but do you actually know what it means? (Note: A Ramenburger is not natural)

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Let the Buyer Beware

Sometimes when you think you’re buying an Apple you’re really just buying an apple.

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Peanuts Aren't Nuts
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Why aren't peanuts classified as nuts? Turns out, they're closer to green beans than you think. Peanuts are biologically legumes.

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What This Company Is Offering Employees Is Raising a Privacy Debate. Would you let your company implant a chip in your hand?

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Your Roomba is Spying on You. The devices have been gathering information about your home, and that data could be more valuable to Roomba maker iRobot Corp than the sales of its vacuum cleaner.

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The Legend of The Fatal Sisters: Voodoo practitioner Marie Laveau put a curse on plantation owner De Coucy, swearing his bloodline would die out, but he ignored it.

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Are Helicopter Parents Ruining Summer Camp? Kids don't mind giving up their cell phones for the week, but it really bothers parents.

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He Thought Butternut Squash was Cheese: Funny observation of the daily struggles of customer service employees and the fact that the customer is not always right.

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Why you should vacation somewhere new, unexpected, and totally out of your comfort zone.

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15 Monumental Facts About the Lincoln Memorial. One tidbit: The project took a long and winding road from idea to finished structure.

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Morning Cup of Links: San Diego Comic Con News
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The Biggest San Diego Comic-Con 2017 Stories. The latest updates from every pop culture universe.

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Freedom Ride: a glimpse into the experiences of one group of the Freedom Riders of 1961.

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"Dude, where's my car?" Parents take to Craigslist for help after ‘doofy’ son loses car at Metallica show.

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Scientific Journals Publish Bogus Paper About Midi-chlorians from Star Wars, a reminder that not all journals use peer review or even proofreaders.

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Puzzlewood, Tolkien’s Inspiration for Middle-earth. The peaceful, green, 14-acre section of Gloucestershire is truly inspirational.

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How to Turn Your Used Electronics Into Cash. Read the comments, too, for the experiences of people who have used these methods.

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The Accent Whisperers of Hollywood. An influx of global acting talent must be taught to passably sound like Americans.

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Are You Bold Enough to Play Motorcycle Soccer? It's one of several sports mash-ups involving motorbikes.

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