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The Art-Forging Robot

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The Robots Are Taking All the Jobs

What are all of those hardworking art forgers going to do now?

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The Movies About Nothing

Someone has taken all of the fake movies referenced in Seinfeld and made them real movie posters.

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What A Hack

A lot of movies feature scenes of people breaking into secured computer systems, and many of them are awful.

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Busted!

This article details nearly two dozens things that a lot people believe are true, even though Mythbusters has proven them wrong.

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Hit Them Where They Live

The Seattle Police Department is attempting to get information to marijuana users by printing it on packages of Doritos. That seems like it is almost definitely going to work.

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Unconventionally Awesome Athleticism

These fantastic, offbeat feats are sure to stand the test of time.

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Oh No, It’s Robert Cop!

When it comes to a child’s toy, the small differences can make all the difference. These entertaining knockoffs show that perfectly.

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There Must Be 50 Ways...

To kill your characters. At least according to Alfred Hitchcock.

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For the Comedy Fans

A short new e-book called Searching For Dave Chappelle just came out.

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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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When Movie Trailers Mislead
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7 Times Misleading Movie Trailers Didn't Align with the Film. The trailer's only purpose is to get you into the theater, where you may be surprised.

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Flowers Have Secret Blue Halos That Bumblebees Can See. The effect is produced mechanically instead of chemically.

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Searching for the Identity of San Francisco’s Mysterious Mummified Girl. DNA analysis and a painstaking records search have given her a name and a history.

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Charles Laughton in The Hunchback of Notre Dame. The making of the 1939 film was an extreme experience for its star.

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Learn to Make Alien Facehugger Pudding Cups for Your Halloween Party. They have edible Alien eggs and facehuggers, they fizz, they glow in the dark, and they're delicious!

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From Folk to Acid Rock, How Marty Balin Launched the San Francisco Music Scene. More than just the founder of Jefferson Airplane, he encouraged the opening of clubs and auditoriums, promoted festivals, and welcomed bands from all over.

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The Wikipedia Markov Masher is a generator that will mix two Wikipedia articles together into a paragraph that almost, but not quite, makes sense in an artificial intelligence way. See some really funny examples here.

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11 Scientific Reasons Why Being in Nature is Relaxing. That's a lot of reasons to go outside today.

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