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Fashion at the VMAs

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Who wore it best on the red carpet at the VMAs? And will Miley's tongue ever return to her mouth?
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Tara Stacey was scammed by a ticket scalper. Instead of sobbing over it, she wrote a little song for a viral video revenge.
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26 Symptoms Of Entering Your Senior Year Of College. It's time to get serious about school before it's all over.
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Dean Norris Spoils the End of Breaking Bad. To be honest, his Funny or Die routine contains no spoilers.
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Extreme science sometimes calls for extreme conditions. Take a look at the coldest, the hottest, the highest, the lowest, the deepest, and the biggest science laboratories on earth.
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Dubstep cat! Oh, you'll say, "That's not dubstep…" but wait for the drop.
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When Sarah Horn volunteered to sing with Kristin Chenoweth at the Hollywood Bowl, many were so impressed they figured she must be a plant. But the audience volunteer bit is in every show, so eventually they're gonna run into someone who has the chops to do it well.
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How to avoid being rude (according to 100-year-old etiquette rules). God forbid that boisterous women should draw the attention of impertinent loafers.
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9 Very Rare (and Very Expensive) Video Game Cartridges. Keep your eyes out at the next neighborhood yard sale!

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Game of Thrones Has Changed the Real World
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6 Ways Game of Thrones has Changed the Real World. Even those who don't watch it know the characters as cultural metaphors.

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The Only Thing Worse than Watching an Offensively Bad Comedy is Watching One You Supposedly Wrote. A.J. Via got a movie deal and lost all control of the finished product.

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To Fight Smallpox in the Spanish Colonies, King Charles IV Sent a Ship on a Vaccination Mission in 1803. The expedition included 22 orphans carrying the fresh vaccine in their bodies to keep it safe enough to last the voyage around the world.

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For Centuries, People Celebrated a Little Boy’s First Pair of Trousers. Once he was toilet-trained and could dress himself, he could become a real boy.

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What A Doctor Calls A Condition Can Affect How We Decide To Treat It. A familiar terms carries a lot of baggage, while a new term will encourage patients to just follow doctor's orders.

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Ben Stiller's Never-Ending Midlife Crisis. His new movie Brad's Status is the fourth that explores that theme.

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Sir Arthur and the Fairies. After a thorough but flawed investigation, the Sherlock Holmes author believed the Cottingley Fairies were real.

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Great Stephen King Stories
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16 Great Stephen King Stories to Read This Fall. In case you want to scare yourself silly alone in the dark.

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Cowabunga! Strange Cow Stories. Bossy has gotten herself into some weird places.

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How Two Lesbians Fought the Nazis With a Typewriter. Lucy Schwob and Suzanne Malherbe kept up a propaganda war from their home in the Channel Islands.

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Can You Survive on Potatoes Alone? Maybe, but there are drawbacks to potatoes as a life-sustaining food.

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Why Back-to-School Season Feels Like the New Year—Even for Adults. The majority of people spend more than half their lives tied to the school calendar.

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A Visual History of Lunchboxes. Come for the nostalgia, stay for the trivia.

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An Austrian Ossuary Holds Hundreds of Elaborately Hand-Painted Skulls. The custom is a combination of memento mori and identification.

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A Brief History of United States Currency. Until the Civil War, money was printed privately by banks.

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