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Breaking Bad on Ice

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Breaking Bad on Ice

Watch "a figure skating homage" to the series.

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When Coffee Mattered

You think people care about coffee now? Just take a look at how particular people were about their coffee in the 1950s. Chances are if a woman back then made a cup of coffee for a man, she was in for a verbal bashing about it.

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Streaming and Screaming

Check out this list of the best horror films available to stream on Netflix. It even breaks them down into categories, from the traditional (“Good”, “Bad”, Classic”) to the more specialized (“Killer Animals”, “Anything Can Be Haunted”).

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Well, it Would Look Pretty Cool

The case for building a Death Star.

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Have You Seene This?

The Seene app allows you to create mind-bending 3D images on your smartphone.

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That’s So Cool

The Enviro-Cool Limited is a “reverse microwave that chills beer in 45 seconds”.

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All In A Day’s Work

How much does the US debt grow each day? This video gives you an idea of what the daily debt increase would look like if it were all dumped on a table in the form of gold bars worth $674,248 each.

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Dive In…

To these beautiful photos from the Cliff Diving World Series.

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Vampires, Ghosts, and Dark Shadows Beauty Pageants
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Vampires, Ghosts, and the Dark Shadows Beauty Pageants of the Early 1970s. The Miss American Vampire Contest was a hit, but Miss Ghost America was not.

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As Users Opt for the Discounted iPhone 7, iPhone 8 Sales Underwhelm. It turns out that price and features matter more than owning the latest version, which may bode poorly for the iPhone X.

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Naps Have Amazing Health Benefits. Just a little shut-eye can make you more productive the rest of the day.

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The Incredible Story of Dawn Doe, the Real Skeleton in Dawn of the Dead. The movie crew didn't know they were using a real human skeleton until years later.

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There are No Spiders in This Pie. In case you were thinking there were, which you were not.

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It's Time to Bring Back Memento Mori.  Reminders of our own mortality could spur us to make the most out of the time we have.

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12 Creepy DIY Halloween Projects to Scare Your Guests. Any of them will add life to your Halloween party!

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The Phantoms of Paris
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The Phantoms of Paris. Dark ghost stories from the City of Light.

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How Hippies Put on the Worst Music Festival in History. The Erie Canal Soda Pop Festival outdid Woodstock in bad planning and poor execution.

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A Very Special 1970s Nightmare, Starring Vincent Price, H.R. Pufnstuf, and the Brady Bunch. Variety shows were a simple way for TV networks to recycle familiar faces.

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Just About Everything We Know About the Pard. For hundreds of years, the leopard was thought to be a cross between a lion and a pard.

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Lt. Cliff Judkins Fell 15,000 Feet and Lived. His fighter jet caught fire, his ejection seat didn't work, and his parachute didn't open.

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The Great Thaw of the American North is Coming. The loss of permafrost will have profound effects.

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The Creepiest Urban Legend in Every State. How does your state's tale stack up against the others?

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Ada Lovelace: The First Computer Programmer. In the 1840s, she crunched the numbers that were the software for a theoretical machine.

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