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Women in the Marines

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The first three women ever have graduated from Marine Corps infantry training. But they still have to wait two years to be assigned to a combat unit.
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Despite having died in 1997, Chris Farley is the number one choice to portray Toronto mayor Rob Ford in the inevitable movie. And that movie has already been made.
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10 Legendary Celebrity Parties. Magic happens at the intersection of celebration and public relations.
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Watch these guys show off amazing beer pong trick shots. That's what you go to college for, after all.
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How To Win Every Thanksgiving Argument. The downside is that you might not be invited back next year.
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The 35 Most Touching Photos on the Internet. You'll smile one moment, and then cry in the next.
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A seven-second video clip of a horse running on a treadmill is pretty strange. What's even stranger is that the mare has become famous for it.
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SNL traveled back to the 1980s for a skit based on a one-hit wonder. For fans of The Outfield, it was catnip and giggles.
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Rube Goldberg’s Nutty Inventions Neatly Skewered Our Technocratic World. His illustrations of the least efficient way to do anything have been making us laugh for 100 years.
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10 Things That Have Deflated the Macy's Parade. A production that big cannot be perfect every year.

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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water
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How Jupiter May Have Gifted Early Earth With Water. Young gas giants throw debris toward inward planets, including hydrogen-rich materials.

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Brazil's Geography Problem. It's a big country with lots of people, so why isn't it a world power?

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The Science of Hearing. Our ability to detect and interpret sounds is due to an amazing and complicated biological system.

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Lucasfilm Might be Putting Future Star Wars Spinoffs on Hold. Solo's disappointing box office was a surprise glitch in the moneymaking machine.

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Why Women Say Nothing Is Wrong When Something Is Clearly Wrong. She has plenty of reasons not to share it with you right now.

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How to Decorate Like a Viking. Archaeologists have built a palette of the paint colors used on Viking homes and buildings.

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The Breastfeeding Zealots of the Neonatal Ward. Maternal lactation is pushed to the point of shaming mothers with hungry babies.

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9 Amazing Tiki Bars. A visit will cool you off even on the hottest day.

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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain
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Sneaky Ways Restaurants Are Hacking Your Brain. Check out 25 subtle tricks that make you spend more.

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Here’s How You Can Help Fight Family Separation at the Border. A list of resources and organizations that need your skills, time, or money.

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5 Things You Didn’t Know About the Summer Solstice. While the days will only get shorter from here, temperatures will still go up.

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The Forgotten Chefs Who Made Chili Con Carne a Tex-Mex Standard. Women running their own businesses gave us an entirely new cuisine.

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You Would Never Expect Killer Whales to Appear Here. Arctic Ocean prey that once fed polar bears is fair game for orcas.

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Brooklyn's Defunct Domino Sugar Plant Opens as Domino Park. Pictures show how an old factory can become a community park and still retain its history.

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First Impressions. Tom Comitta took the first sentence from 268 New Yorker short stories, sorted them, and combined them into one surprisingly cohesive tale.

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The Original Locations of 15 Famous Chain Stores. There might be one near you!

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