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World Response to 9/11

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We Are All Americans: The World's Response to 9/11. Twelve years later, let's recall how the global community came together.
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It was once common knowledge that you cannot manufacture or even predict what will go viral on the internet. Jimmy Kimmel's fake twerk disaster video stunt appears to contradict that adage and may change how the video business works.
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Breaking Bad season five is 16 episodes long, with a months-long break in the middle, but iTunes considers it two seasons. That sparked a class-action lawsuit against Apple for charging fans twice to see the whole season.
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9 Most Sympathetic Villains In Books. The better we get to know them, the more we can relate to them.
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A guy with post-surgery amnesia meets his wife as a stranger. Lucky for him, he says the exact things any wife would want to hear.
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Can You Smoke Weed if Your Friend Is a Cop? According to the cops on reddit, it's no big deal.
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A cat playing with running water on a slippery bathtub is just tempting fate. He was so embarrassed he had to go hide.
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A rubber-jointed contortionist shows off his dance moves on the street. My knees and hips started aching just from watching him.
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Colorado is testing talking urinal cakes in bars to curb drunk driving. The idea is to test a guys's aim, but hearing a talking urinal will likely frighten many into calling a cab.
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4 ways to boost the dismal turnout in local elections. The part about passing out shots of Jim Beam seems like it would work.

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The Y Chromosome Is Slowly Disappearing
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The Y Chromosome Is Slowly Disappearing. At this rate, the male sex has only a few million years left.

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Why Brigham Young University Had a Secret Cola Vending Machine. The Mormon prohibition against certain drinks leaves a lot of room for interpretation.

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How Your Worst Fears Stack Up Against Reality. Select your top three fears, and the app will explain what your odds of dying from each one are.

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London, 1682 vs. Today. The Morgan Map has been overlaid with aerial views of the modern city for comparison purposes.

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The Boy Who Stayed Awake for 11 Days. A science fair project led to a world record that still stands.

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When Nixon Said “Sock it To Me” on Laugh-In. His 1968 appearance opened the door for presidents on entertainment shows.

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The Problem With Perfectionism. The competitive world of college has raised students' standards to a never-ending stress level.

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8 Forgotten Pie Recipes We Should Bring Back. We can make the world a better place with more kinds of pie.

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Breaking Bad: An Oral History
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The Oral History of Breaking Bad. The people behind the groundbreaking show tell its story to celebrate the tenth anniversary of its premiere.

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Why We Didn’t See the Knights of Ren in The Last Jedi. Director Rian Johnson explains that there's nothing nefarious about their absence.

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The Little-Known History of Seafaring Pets. Sailors have been accompanied on voyages by dogs, cats, pigs, chickens, rabbits, and other animals—and not all of them were for dinner.

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A Neopets Romance. This married couple met online when they were 10 and 12 years old.

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How Americans of the 1960s Really Felt About Nuclear Fallout Shelters. Michigan State University surveyed 3514 adults about their feelings regarding preparedness for a nuclear war.

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Why Paris’s Greatest Art Nouveau Metro Stop Is No More. The Bastille station was the greatest of 141 metro stations designed by Hector Guimard at the turn of the 20th century.

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Your Coworkers are Not Your Friends. A bit of formality is appropriate among people who did not choose who they spend all day with.

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10 Graves That Are Remarkably Secure. They keep grave robbers out and zombies in.

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