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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 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade
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All The Good Dogs At the 2017 Tompkins Square Halloween Dog Parade. It's where New Yorkers take their dogs every year to show off their Halloween costumes!

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What Happened at Nikola Tesla's Secret Experimental Station? He worked on some really big ideas in Colorado Springs.

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George Lucas owes the look and feel of Star Wars to one key collaborator. Ralph McQuarrie also had a hand in many of your other favorite science fiction tales.

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The Meanings Behind 19 Classic Sailor Tattoos. Those who travel the world in ships have souvenirs inked in their skin to show where they've been, what they have done, and their hopes for survival.

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The Minister Who Invented Camping in America. William Murray was the catalyst of many factors that led Americans to embrace the great outdoors in the 1860s.

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Ten Years of None Pizza with Left Beef. Steve Molaro gave us an icon of our modern automated world.

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7 Great Ways to Save Money During Halloween. Enjoying the holiday shouldn't cost you an arm and a leg.

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A Brief History of Real Life Werewolves. Meet people diagnosed with clinical lycanthropy or lycomania.

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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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