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Terrible Old Fashioned Remedies

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Take Some Cocaine and Call Me In the Morning

Medical science has come a long way since these 25 health products were in popular use.

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Get’cha Gadgets

These wonderful techie gifts are a good place to start your holiday shopping.

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What A Magical Vacation

If you have $37,500 to spare, you can take a trip to David Copperfield’s magical, mysterious Caribbean island.

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Located: The Hanging Gardens of Babylon?

Has the location of one of the Seven Wonders of the Ancient World finally been found?

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Bezow Doo-Doo Zoppitybop-Bop-Bop Is On Drugs

Shocking, right? He’s also on this list of the weirdest, silliest legal name changes.

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Don’t Count Your Chickens Before They Hatch

Or your layups before they fall through the basket. Or your chip-shot field goals before they sail through the uprights.

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Still Feeling LOST?

These nine riddles still remain from the twisting, turning, mystery that was the television show LOST.

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Just Lion Around

These incredibly intimate photos of a lion pride—snapped by a camera encased in a remote-controlled buggy—are a must-see.

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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution
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How Glow-in-the-Dark Jellyfish Inspired a Scientific Revolution. The story of the discovery of green fluorescent protein.

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Ranking America’s Top 10 Chain Restaurants. When you're on the road for the holidays, you'll know what to expect for dinner.

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How Hoarding Works. It's not just a habit or a hobby, but a serious mental illness.

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Meet the Most Toxic Plant in North America. Whatever you do, do not eat the spotted water hemlock.

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Why Millennials are Facing the Scariest Financial Future of Any Generation Since the Great Depression. Being born in the wrong year has consequences that last a lifetime.

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How Titanic’s Iconic Necklace Almost Sank an Entire Company. The J. Peterman Company was the only officially licensed producer of the Heart of the Ocean.

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Star Wars and the Unfortunate Ubiquity of the Final Climactic Explosion. It's happened several times already; let's see something different.

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13 Weird and Wonderful Gingerbread Houses. You can make anything from imagination and royal icing.

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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa
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5 Fun Ways to Call or Track Santa This Holiday Season. Your children will never forget the experience.

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Dr. No: The First James Bond Movie. Peruse some trivia behind the film that started it all in 1962.

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We Should Teach Basic Lifesaving Skills to Everyone. Even kids can develop the skills to be a hero when they are needed.

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The Rise and Fall and Rise of South Africa’s Ostrich King. Lithuanian entrepreneur Max Rose raised his own birds to decorate European ladies' hats.

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In 1932, Rabbi Dr. Akiva Posner and His Wife Rachel of Kiel, Germany, Placed Their Hanukkah Menorah in a Window Facing the Nazi Party Headquarters Across the Street. The family still uses that menorah.

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The Doomsday Diet. Cold War bunkers were stocked for survival, not gourmet dining.

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38 Wonderful Words With No English Equivalent. If we could pronounce them, we would adopt them.

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