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Flavorwire doesn't care too much for the new movie The Butler. Instead, they look back at other Favorite Fictional Butlers in Pop Culture.
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10 Perfect Facts We Learned About The Princess Bride From Rob Reiner. These tidbits will only make you love the film more.
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Wake up, sheeple! Hundreds of sheep in New Zealand got together for a political rally to let their voices be herd.
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The Sisters of Loretto in Kentucky are fighting to keep a gas fracking pipeline from running through their land. The singing nuns will have none of it.
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13 Reasons You Wouldn't Want To Live In Jane Austen's England. The unpleasant parts are mostly glossed over in her novels.
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Why People Throw Shoes in Afghanistan. “It’s the best way to express your hatred against ignorant and stupid people.”
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27 Ways To Eat Like An Adult In College. Or, more to the point, how to eat like a resourceful person in a dormitory.
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Why are smart kids more likely to do drugs? There are several possible reasons, and more than one may be right.
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11 Ways We Used Radiation in Everyday Life. Once people thought radioactive materials were safe enough to brush teeth with.

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Peter Burka, Flickr // CC BY-SA 2.0
The Duckmaster Rules the Roost at the Peabody Hotel
Peter Burka, Flickr // CC BY-SA 2.0
Peter Burka, Flickr // CC BY-SA 2.0

The Duckmaster Rules the Roost at the Peabody Hotel. The ducks have been the stars of the show for 85 years.

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Remembering One of the Most Violent Days in the History of the U.S. Senate. A passionate but insulting speech brought out a congressman's wrath—and his cane.

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Investigating One of the Oldest Private Detective Agencies in Paris. The Duluc Détective is still in business after 105 years.

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Why Does Harrison Ford Love Indy And Hate Han? He's been willing to play older versions of both characters anyway, plus Rick Deckard.

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Pterodactyls Probably Didn’t Fly Like We Think They Did. A new study theorizes they resembled birds more than bats in flight.

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Rollin' on the River: Pittsburgh Shanty Boat Life. Thousands who couldn't afford land or rent lived in homemade barge houses.

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How Succulents Took Over Instagram—and Then the World. They make a perfect garden for the Millennial lifestyle.

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Resilience Isn't Innate. Here's How We Can Cultivate It.

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An ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding
BEN STANSALL, AFP/Getty Images
BEN STANSALL, AFP/Getty Images

This ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding is So Dumb—But So Very Enjoyable. As if it were like everyone else's wedding.

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A Lonely Avocado Searches for His Other Half in The Pits. This sweet short film, written by David Bizzaro, has been selected for more than 30 film festivals so far.

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We’ll First Find Aliens on Eyeball Planets. These are exoplanets that are tidally locked to their star, and carry a thin habitable zone in a ring shape.

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Vulture Ranks Every Star Wars Movie. Ten mini-reviews to justify the rankings include Solo without giving away too much.

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Han Solo was Almost in Revenge of the Sith. His part would have been too silly to believe.

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Deep in the Honduran Rain Forest, an Ecological SWAT Team Explores a Lost World. The diverse biology is a bigger treasure than the lost city that lured explorers there in the first place.

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Roxy, the Long Island Railroad Dog. He knew every train and its schedule, and how to get where he wanted to go.

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The Great Fertility Reversion. America's plummeting birth rate might not be as dire as it seems.

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