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Spelling and Grammar Puns

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19 Jokes Only Grammar Nerds Will Understand. Actually, they're puns, but pretty good ones if you're at all literate.
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Best dad ever? He sold his issue of The Amazing Spider-Man #1 to pay for his daughter's wedding.
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10 Books Every College Freshman Should Read. It's a good thing I'm not a college freshman, because I haven't read any of them.
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Tourists in Hong Kong can't really see the sights because of thick air pollution, but they can still get nice souvenir pictures with the help of some handy fakery.
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You knew cats enjoyed a good massage. This one appears to enjoy it given in the human manner.
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Writer Adam Gopnik describes how he learned to communicate with his adolescent son through texting -even when they were sitting in the same room. There's a hilarious learning curve involved.
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Artist Juan Ortiz designed a movie-style poster for every episode of the original Star Trek. They're in a book, but we get a sneak preview of seven of them online.
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Fall TV guide: The 10 new shows you should know about. Michael J. Fox, Robin Williams, and Andy Samberg will be back on the (relatively) small screen.
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The Shared Lives of Unusually Close Twins. Their minds, their lives, and sometimes even their bodies are intertwined.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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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 term 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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