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Bill and Harry Work the Night Shift

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Night Baseball at Wrigley

The first night game ever played at Chicago’s Wrigley Field took place 25-years ago yesterday. Here is a great video of Bill Murray joining legendary Cubs announcer Harry Caray during that game.

Also: A few years back Stacy Conradt put together this list of 10 interesting facts about Wrigley.

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Up In Smoke

A very well-known media doctor has publically changed his position on marijuana.

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Marty and Family: 30 Years Later

This post compares the makeup-aged looks of the Back to the Future cast with the actually-aged faces. Some of them have held up better than expected.

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Game On

Check out these five fantastic classic video games you can play online.

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Parkour Payouts

The popular street activity has turned into a big moneymaker.

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Catch A Vine

This compilation of the best Vine clips of 2013 is highly entertaining.

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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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