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The Moonwalking Band

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This Band Is A Thriller

The Ohio State marching band is commonly referred to as “The Best Damn Band In the Land”. I guess you would have to be in order to pull off an intricate Michael Jackson tribute like this. Whether you agree with the subject of the tribute or not you can probably agree that pulling off the moonwalk in formation is amazing.

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And You Would See the Biggest Gun Would Be From Me

Team Gold Force 4 is a comic book that reimagines the Golden Girls as a team of super-skilled assassins.

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Need Proof That We Eat Too Much As A Society?

We take food so much for granted that there’s now a trend where restaurants serve grub straight out of a toilet bowl. Why?

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A Life Without Numbers

The roughly 700 Pirahã people of South America speak a language that has no numbers. Not even one or two. In other words, you couldn’t translate either of the previous two sentences into their language. Or that last one. So, how does that work?

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The Happiest Workplace on Earth

People training to be a costumed Disney character in the '70s had to watch this film.

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A Life of Grime

Street graffiti doesn’t have to be a crime. With this product it can be a public service.

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Buying Stock in the Stars

An NFL superstar has recently sold stock in his future income. Here are a few other celebrities that should consider this.

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Why Land on the Moon?
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Why Land on the Moon? A 1963 article lays out the arguments for space travel from two scientists.

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The Alaska Gold Rush’s All-in-One Miner, Hunter, Brewer, and Cook. Fannie Quigley became a legend for her abilities and hospitality.

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How to Repurpose Your Solar Eclipse Glasses. Keep them as a souvenir, or do some good by donating them to an educational charity.

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The 100 Greatest Comedies Of All Time. Do you agree at all with the rankings of 253 film critics?

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A Real Life Murder Mystery from 1933. Rheta Wynekoop was shot in the back, but the confession and evidence made a mess of the story.

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The Best Way To Read Tolkien's Hobbit And Lord Of The Rings Stories. You should go in the order in which the author dreamed them up.

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How America Forgot the True History of the Civil War. The story was whitewashed in the name of national healing, but it didn't really work.

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5 of History's Most Remarkable Teachers. They all deserve an extra gold star.

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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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