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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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The Magic of Making Marbles
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The Magic of Making Marbles. An expert glassblower shows us how it's done.

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The Marriage of Marilyn Monroe and Joe DiMaggio. It burned brightly and then flamed out quickly.

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The 12 Best So-Bad-They're-Good Episodes of Star Trek. They come from four different series in the adventures of Starfleet.

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The Bizarre Case of New Zealand’s Exploding Pants. This illustrates the danger of new products that aren't thoroughly tested.

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Leather: Grown in a Lab, Without Cows. It's collagen produced by engineered yeast that is essentially the same as tanned animal skin.

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Watch a Rare Video of a Two-Faced Kitten. And learn what might cause a Janus cat to be born that way.

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5 Great Alarm Clocks for Reluctant Wakers. A novel idea could really get your attention first thing in the morning.

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Autumnal Equinox Traditions. How folks say goodbye to summer and hello to fall—at least in the Northern Hemisphere.

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The Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time
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The Story Behind the Greatest Internet Recipe Comment of All Time. It was about a brownie recipe, but it escalated quickly.

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Why Is America Losing Ground in the Contest to Grow the World’s Biggest Pumpkin? The largest of the season have been grown in Europe two out of the last three years.

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Sorry, Not Sorry: When Apologizing Makes Things Worse. Adding an apology to a rejection doesn't make you appear any better.

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Driving in Germany is Much Better than Driving in America. And, considering the size of Germany, there's a lot less of it.

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This Cosplayer Transforms Himself into Real Life Versions of Disney Heroes. Jonathan Stryker is a master at becoming a cartoon.

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How the Star Trek Punch Became the Worst Fight Move on TV. A Star Trek stunt coordinator explains why they continue to use the double-handed punch.

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23 College Secrets Your Professors Will Never Tell You. Unless you ask, which is one thing you should do.

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This Guide Will Help You Choose Your Apples Wisely. There's one for every taste and purpose.

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