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Authors Who Served

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Airship Daily

Authors and Veterans

These writers also served their countries during times of war.

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How to Help Typhoon Victims

More than 10,000 people are feared dead from the horrible Supertyphoon Haiyan. Here is a list of organizations providing aid.

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Laugh to Keep From Crying

Bobby Henline survived a roadside bombing in Iraq, but suffered burns over a third of his body. Now he’s a stand-up comedian. Watch this film about his fight and his brilliant response.

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Where Comics Go to Live Forever

if you’re a big fan of comic strips, you might want to take a trip someday to Columbus, Ohio and visit the Billy Ireland Cartoon Library and Museum.

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Our Bad!

These recent newspaper corrections are all very amusing.

And: One headline I hope never gets corrected.

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Ummmm, All right Then

The creators of movies and television series are often forced to accept creative notes from network executives. Now a Twitter account is gathering up the dumbest, most nonsensical and inane examples.

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The Battle of Where?

Check out five fictional countries where the US Army is trained to fight.

Also: 11 things you might not know about the US Army.

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Which Is Which?

Which one is Waldorf? Siegfried is on which side? Scratchy is the mouse. No, the cat. Oh, just look at this.

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50 Things to Know About Aquaman
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Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. and Ratpac-Dune Entertainment LLC

50 Things to Know About Aquaman. To be precise: About the Aquaman movie set to hit theaters in December.

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Barbie is Now a Woke Vlogger. For a toy fashion model, her advice for young women is amazingly spot-on.

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This Is Your Brain on Fatherhood. Only about 10 percent of mammalian species provide paternal care for babies, but those who do have a better chance of survival.

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What Does a Six-Legged Robot Flowerpot Do? It seeks out sunlight, water, and whatever else the plant may need.

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Hospital Food: Unappetizing Meals for Sick People. The switch from home convalescence to feeding a variety of inpatients is the reason hospital food is so bad.

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Are You a Money Ostrich? The first step toward understanding your financial situation is to stop avoiding it.

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The Secretive Mega-Companies Behind Your Glasses. Chances are that your lenses and frames are made by two companies that control the global market.

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10 Beloved Animals From Ancient History. Their monuments have lasted thousands of years.

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For a Brief, Glorious Moment, Camera-Wielding Pigeons Spied From Above
Agence Rol, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons
Agence Rol, Bibliothèque Nationale de France, Public Domain, Wikimedia Commons

For a Brief, Glorious Moment, Camera-Wielding Pigeons Spied From Above. Julius Neubronner lost a pigeon and developed avian photography.

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How Many Nukes Would It Take to Send the Earth Spiraling Off Into the Sun? More than we have now, but we can still easily destroy ourselves.

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11 Exercises That Will Strengthen Your Attention. Building useful habits will make you more observant.

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A Classic Animated Film That Explores What Happens When No One Dares to Stand Up to Evil. The Hangman from 1964 illustrates a poem by Maurice Ogden.

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The Extraordinary Life of Martha Gellhorn, the Woman Ernest Hemingway Tried to Erase. She was the only woman on the beach at Normandy during the D-Day invasion.

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Dirty, Dishonest, and Badly Behaved: Sophia Jarvis, Victorian Maid. Did she stand a chance in court against her abusive employer?

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8 Questionable Decisions People Have Made to Keep Playing Pokemon Go. Two years later, it's hard to understand the mania that surrounded the game.

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