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Drive-Through Skeleton Prank Reactions

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The drive-through skeleton prank is perfect for Halloween, and it didn't fool anyone. Until it turned and looked at them!
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The black market website Silk Road was shut down and its webmaster, Dread Pirate Roberts, was arrested. Read how the FBI tracked him down.
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An upcoming episode of The Simpsons is supposed to see the death of a character, but it won't be the first time. Here are 16 characters who died in the series already.
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Marina Shifrin's former boss and co-workers answered her dancing "I Quit" video with a dance video of their own. So a viral video company has just scored two hit videos with no content.
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Norm MacDonald's Theory About the Breaking Bad Finale Will Blow Your Mind. And he's not the only one who had the same wild idea.
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From Mean Girls to Clueless: Pop Culture’s Best Back-to-School-Lessons. Heaven help us if young people actually take them seriously.
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Why other countries don't shut down their governments. Mainly because it's not a pleasant or efficient way to run a country.
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Weird Camera Effects. When we began to record images outside our brains, we added a mechanical layer of interpretation that can go slightly and disturbingly wrong.

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The Real Gold Rush Wealth
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The Man Who Got Rich Off the Gold Rush ... Without the Gold. The folks who really prospered were those who provided goods and services to the prospectors.

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Five Elements and Substances That Turned Out Not to Exist. Science progresses with two steps forward and one step back.

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An American Werewolf in London Is Still the Best Horror Reimagining. A look back at the 1981 thriller.

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NASA's Ambitious Plan To Save Earth From A Supervolcano. And we might produce usable energy as a bonus.

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The Devil’s in the Details of These Dark Miniature Scenes. Artist Frank Kunert makes beautiful dioramas, but they each have something weird going on.

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Why Lottery Winners Make Dangerous Neighbors. It's not because they attract burglars.

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Your City's 'Ghost Signs' Have Stories to Tell. Craig Winslow has a unique method of preserving old painted walls without affecting the building itself.

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Iconic Plague Images Are Often Not What They Seem. What a real plague victim looked like was worse, but not as easily conveyed in a painting.

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The Last Solar Eclipse
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The Last Solar Eclipse. There will come a time when the moon is too far away to produce a solar eclipse.

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Nebraska's Fearless Maid. How Minnie Freeman saved her students during the blizzard of 1888.

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Confessions of a Costume Curator. Historic garments carry the ghosts of the people who once wore them.

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This Infant's Size Confirms a Concern Doctors Have Had for Years: Large babies as well as small babies can be an indication of problems ahead.

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18 Science Fiction Spacesuits, Ranked. They may look cool, but how safe and usable would they be in real life?

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The Haunting Magic of Ghost Buildings. They aren't there anymore, but they've left evidence of their existence on the shared walls of the adjacent buildings.

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Technology Could Make Us Immortal. (But there will be consequences.)

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6 Unexpected Consequences of a Solar Eclipse. Be ready for them.

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