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The Other Batman Villains

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9 Obscure Batman Villains Ready For The Mainstream Spotlight. The comics had plenty of them, and the movies need some new blood.
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If Premier League Team Names Were Based On Their Logos. British team logos are coats-of-arms, but Yanks want to see a mascot of some kind or another.
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The Biggest Heartbreakers In Literature. They give us a good cry and make us feel better about our own miserable lives.
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Enjoy a collection of the mistaken, awkward, and ridiculous stuff that gets into TV and newspapers. Full of juvenile humor and could possibly be NSFW.
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A simple video of a bunny rabbit eating greens is turned into a drama with slow-motion and mood music. Extremely silly, but oddly satisfying.
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The History of Doctor Who as the Bayeux Tapestry. Bill Mudron's mashup could work as a cheat sheet for beginners to the series.
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The Village of Widows. The men of the Candahug in the Philippines stayed to protect their homes from looters after typhoon Haiyan, but the powerful storm swept them all to their deaths.
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Watch newborn twins cuddle each other in a therapeutic bath. They've got plenty of time ahead to realize they've been born.
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America's invisibly wounded soldiers. Some veterans can suffer in silence for years until they consider suicide.
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Manly Ways to Prepare Turkey. You can get Dad to cook if you make it a real adventure.

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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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How Will Martian Laws Differ From Earth's Laws?
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How Will Martian Laws Differ From Earth's Laws? Enforcement of existing laws from Earth will be impossible for a small population millions of miles away.

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The Creepy Cabinet That Inspired Jekyll and Hyde. Robert Louis Stevenson's childhood bedroom had a cabinet made by a carpenter who led a double life.

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14 Unmade Hammer Horror Films. Some ideas were too bizarre even for the erstwhile British gothic film studio.

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A Brief History of Bat-Marriage. Batman has been spotted carrying Kathy Kane, Vicki Vale, Julie Madison, Selina Kyle, Lois Lane, and Wonder Woman across the threshold—most of them twice.

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John Banvard is the most successful American artist you've never heard of. His chosen medium was an obscure 19th-century show business gimmick, and he managed to completely squander his fortune.

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Why Everyone Knows the Same Scary Slumber-Party Stories. People who know them don't recall where they first heard them.

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9 Naked Cakes for When You Don't Feel Like Frosting. You'll feel good about avoiding too much sugar, too.

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8 Antique Maps That Were the First of Their Kind. Each one gave us a new way to look at our world.

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