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The Man Behind Lil Bub

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Meet the big heart behind Lil Bub. Mike Bridavsky is a humble man with limitless love for his tiny cat.
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Semone Adkins and Bubba Hunter, who both have Down syndrome, were elected homecoming queen and king at West Orange High School in Orlando. They were chosen not because the other students felt sorry for them, but because they are friends with everyone.
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A notorious Somali pirate was offered a role in a film about his life. He accepted, went to Belgium, and was promptly arrested.
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Branka Delic of Sydney, Australia, has been a Bon Jovi fan all her life. Jon Bon Jovi just happened to be in Las Vegas on the date of her wedding, so he stepped in to give the bride away.
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The Army’s $5 Billion Universal Camouflage is Already Being Replaced. It never worked well, so why did it take ten years to admit it?
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For its latest Pop Pilgrimage, the A.V. Club travels to filming locations for The Walking Dead. Some places didn't have to be changed at all to resemble a zombie apocalypse. Contains spoilers.
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Brilliant handcrafted miniature sets from popular films. Some are not so much miniature, but somewhat smaller than life-size. May contain spoilers.
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The best scene in Captain Phillips wasn't even in the script. Tom Hanks tells how it came to be. Contains spoilers.
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Six Seriously Spooky Cemetery Stories. The legends contain a little fact and a lot of fear.

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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water. Young gas giants throw debris toward inward planets, including hydrogen-rich materials.

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Brazil's Geography Problem. It's a big country with lots of people, so why isn't it a world power?

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The Science of Hearing. Our ability to detect and interpret sounds is due to an amazing and complicated biological system.

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Lucasfilm Might be Putting Future Star Wars Spinoffs on Hold. Solo's disappointing box office was a surprise glitch in the moneymaking machine.

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Why Women Say Nothing Is Wrong When Something Is Clearly Wrong. She has plenty of reasons not to share it with you right now.

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How to Decorate Like a Viking. Archaeologists have built a palette of the paint colors used on Viking homes and buildings.

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The Breastfeeding Zealots of the Neonatal Ward. Maternal lactation is pushed to the point of shaming mothers with hungry babies.

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9 Amazing Tiki Bars. A visit will cool you off even on the hottest day.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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