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Bloody Disgusting

Back From the Dead?

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Jump In the Line

Tim Burton is getting closer to directing a sequel to Beetlejuice.

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Be Careful With Your Killing

A former Mexican cartel boss was recently killed by a group of clowns with guns. Seriously. Attempts to hire a killer don’t always go well, as shown by these six terribly botched attempts.

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A Pool of Syrup

In honor of Halloween coming up, let’s take a look at a brief history of fake blood.

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Escape From the Rat Race

By relaxing on your man-sized exercise wheel.

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The Joke That Writes Itself

Local newscasts aren’t exactly the place for fresh, creative humor. Conan shows in this clip just how similar these stale jokes are from one town to the next.

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You Want Him On That Wall

Watch this four year old kid flawlessly recite Jack Nicholson’s “You can’t handle the truth” speech from A Few Good Men. This is definitely the first time I have ever heard a four year old say, “I have neither the time nor the inclination…”

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Pigs Playing Possum

These animals are all good at faking their deaths. Curiously, possums aren’t included.

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The Game Room

The National Museum of Play archives the booklets, strategy guides, and even the design documents for video games stretching back to their inception. It’s the ultimate gamer’s heaven.

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Take a Peek Inside Russia's Space Suit Factory

It's as fascinating—and weird—as you'd imagine.

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Einstein is Proved Right (Again)
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Deep in the Heart of Our Galaxy, Einstein is Proved Right Again. His theory of general relativity holds true even at the black hole near the center of our galaxy.

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"Total Eclipse of the Heart" Was Almost a Meat Loaf Song. It was written for him, but then detoured to Bonnie Tyler.

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The Atomic Bomb That Was Too Big To Use. The largest nuclear bomb ever made, Tsar Bomba, was actually a scaled-down version of the original design.

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6 Weirdly Specific Ideas Movies Have About Normal Bathrooms. You'll be surprised by the many times the same weird thing happens in a bathroom across different fictional worlds.

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What It’s Like to Apartment Hunt With a Boyfriend Who Has No Credit Score. He's a responsible guy, but couldn't prove it on paper.

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The 33 Most Romantic Moments In TV History. Get your hankies out.

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27 Hilariously Nasty Sounding Mushroom Species Names. They would be hurt by them if they had feelings.

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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe
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The Mind-Bending Science of Awe. Encountering something that overwhelms your previous experience can be terrifying or enlightening.

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Dominoes and Fire. See a chain reaction of dominoes—powered by candles, hot air, and burning sparklers.

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Alan Hale Jr. "The Skipper." Meet the man behind the Gilligan's Island character.

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The 9 Most Nightmarish Movies About Nuclear Attacks. None of them are as scary as growing up during the Cold War arms race.

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5 Tips from NASA for Photographing the Total Solar Eclipse on August 21. The secret is preparing ahead of time.

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The Bloody San Antonio Origins of Chili Con Carne. One of the possible origin stories goes back as far as an uprising in 1813.

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The United States of Movies. The most iconic film set in each state, plotted on a colorful map.

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7 Spacecraft NASA Has Landed on Mars. Some future civilization may discover it and call it a robot planet.

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