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Jeopardy's Weirdest Moments

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Television's Best Game Show

What is Jeopardy? Here are some of the odder moments from the show’s history.

Did You Know: On April 1st, 1997, Alex Trebek and Pat Sajak switched hosting gigs for the day. Here is Alex Trebek as the host of Wheel of Fortune.

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The Man the Olympics Hates

The 1964 Olympics in Tokyo caused Kohei Jinno to be kicked out of his home to make way for the new Olympic stadium. Now that Tokyo has been awarded the 2020 Olympics, guess who is getting kicked out of his home again.

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Rise!

Twenty months after it capsized and fell on its side, killing 32 people, a massive salvage project has succeeded in standing the Costa Concordia back up. Find out what's inside the ship.

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He’s Not Clowning Around

A few weeks ago I posted an article explaining why people are afraid of clowns. Well, it turns out that the people of Northampton, England have a very good reason to be afraid, because there is an actual clown popping up around town to terrify people.

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Game On

The new GTA game is getting rave reviews. Here are 10 ways the game will blow your mind.

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He Approved This Message

If Jeffrey Alan Wagner isn’t elected Mayor of Minneapolis, then what is all this for, really?

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Facebook Is Bad With Goodbyes

And they will do almost anything to keep you.

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Welcome to the Year of the Dog
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Happy Chinese New Year! Welcome to the Year of the Dog.

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The Evolution of Marvel’s Black Panther. Introduced in 1966, the character hits the big screen this weekend.

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The Very Real History of Death Stars. Germany, the Soviet Union, and the U.S. have all drawn up plans for weaponized satellites.

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The Karate Kid gets a modern makeover with Cobra Kai. Daniel and Johnny will revive their unresolved conflicts as older adults in the YouTube Red series.

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How the “Heart Balm Racket” Convinced America That Women Were Up to No Good. Sensational cases of gold diggers meant the end of breach of promise lawsuits.

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What Europe's Oldest Wine Tells Us About Ancient Sicilians. Samples hidden in a cave thousands of years ago hold clues to their everyday lives.

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15 of the World's Most Stunning Winter Destinations. You still have time to book a trip before the tourist season starts.

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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters
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10 Weird Facts About Lobsters. If they were designed as movie aliens, they would be too implausible.

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Making Artificial Earthquakes with a Four-Ton Steel Ball. Get out of the way when it's dropped in the name of science!

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Jerry Lewis in The Bellboy. It wasn't a typical Jerry Lewis movie, but it worked.

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The Incinerator House. Artist Ron Fleming turned an abandoned industrial structure into a home and a work of art.

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Why Adam Rippon Didn’t Win. He finished behind two competitors who fell because of the complicated math of figure skating.

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Was Young Luke Skywalker a Selfless Hero or a Freeloader? Luke took advantage of the Rebel Alliance in using an X-wing or two as his personal vehicle, but a commenter refutes that argument in style.

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15 'Trials of the Century' and the Media Frenzies That Accompanied Them. Because true crime is more fascinating than fiction.

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