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The Worst Candy Ever

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Bizarre Vintage Candies

If you get one of these in your bag, you have definitely been tricked, not treated. (Via Neatorama)

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This Nugget Needs A Bucket

It doesn’t seem right to refer to a 50-lb. hunk of meat as a “nugget”.

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What’s the 100M Speed Record for A Dog on A Skateboard?

What’s the record for most one-finger push-ups in a single minute? What athlete has the most highly insured hair? Find the answers to these and other absurd Guinness sports records.

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The Way

Do you need a manifesto on which to base your life? You’re in luck! Here are a bunch of different ones you can buy into.

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Dogstumes

You can never get too many dog costumes. One of the dogs is dressed as Tobias Funke from Arrested Development, and it is fantastic.

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The Greatest Halloween Prank Ever

Three-quarters of a century ago, Martians attacked Earth. But was the real prank of War of the Worlds the fact that everyone listening in 1938 was fooled? Or that almost nobody was fooled? These two articles have very different takes.

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No Money For A Vacation?

Perhaps you have enough money to send your stuffed animals on vacation instead. Because there is an actual business that offers that now.

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The 50 Greatest Horror Film Posters of All Time

Did your favorite make the list?

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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