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The 20 Essential Vampire Movies. You may as well watch them all again between now and Halloween.
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Adorable two-year-old twin girls give a taekwondo demonstration. They don't get much kicking in between beaming smiles at their audience.
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11 Commonly Used Made-Up Words That Drive Us Insane. But please stifle the urge to correct others, especially strangers.
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Kayak the hedgehog was a sick baby that couldn't walk when he was taken in by a volunteer with the Hedgehog Welfare Society. Now he's a tiny superhero, with his own cape!
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The best images the 2013 New York Comic Con had to offer. Makes you wonder how so many people have so much free time.
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The Strange And Beautiful World Of Deep YouTube. With nine examples of what you might find if you had plenty of time to look through the millions of videos.
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Norwegian brothers Vegard and Bard Ylvisaker, better known as Ylvis, have suddenly become stars in the US. They want Americans to know they are comedians before they are musicians.
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Tom Snyder interviewed Lorne Michaels and his cast of unknowns about the soon-to-launch Saturday Night in 1975. It's hard to recall a time when no one knew these people, or what to expect from the show.
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Why is Carrie the only horror movie coming out in October? Here are five reasons that boil down to the fact that you weren't going to go to the theater anyway.

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The Duckmaster Rules the Roost at the Peabody Hotel
Peter Burka, Flickr // CC BY-SA 2.0
Peter Burka, Flickr // CC BY-SA 2.0

The Duckmaster Rules the Roost at the Peabody Hotel. The ducks have been the stars of the show for 85 years.

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Remembering One of the Most Violent Days in the History of the U.S. Senate. A passionate but insulting speech brought out a congressman's wrath—and his cane.

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Investigating One of the Oldest Private Detective Agencies in Paris. The Duluc Détective is still in business after 105 years.

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Why Does Harrison Ford Love Indy And Hate Han? He's been willing to play older versions of both characters anyway, plus Rick Deckard.

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Pterodactyls Probably Didn’t Fly Like We Think They Did. A new study theorizes they resembled birds more than bats in flight.

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Rollin' on the River: Pittsburgh Shanty Boat Life. Thousands who couldn't afford land or rent lived in homemade barge houses.

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How Succulents Took Over Instagram—and Then the World. They make a perfect garden for the Millennial lifestyle.

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Resilience Isn't Innate. Here's How We Can Cultivate It.

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An ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding
BEN STANSALL, AFP/Getty Images
BEN STANSALL, AFP/Getty Images

This ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding is So Dumb—But So Very Enjoyable. As if it were like everyone else's wedding.

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A Lonely Avocado Searches for His Other Half in The Pits. This sweet short film, written by David Bizzaro, has been selected for more than 30 film festivals so far.

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We’ll First Find Aliens on Eyeball Planets. These are exoplanets that are tidally locked to their star, and carry a thin habitable zone in a ring shape.

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Vulture Ranks Every Star Wars Movie. Ten mini-reviews to justify the rankings include Solo without giving away too much.

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Han Solo was Almost in Revenge of the Sith. His part would have been too silly to believe.

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Deep in the Honduran Rain Forest, an Ecological SWAT Team Explores a Lost World. The diverse biology is a bigger treasure than the lost city that lured explorers there in the first place.

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Roxy, the Long Island Railroad Dog. He knew every train and its schedule, and how to get where he wanted to go.

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The Great Fertility Reversion. America's plummeting birth rate might not be as dire as it seems.

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