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12 Surprising Facts About Anchorman

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12 Surprising Facts You Might Not Know About Anchorman. Just in time, because you want to be fully informed before seeing the sequel.
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Penguins Aren’t As Dumb As You Think Because They Know How to Move Like Cars in Traffic. Now if we could only get cars in traffic to move in a logical way…
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The Naughty List: The Most Hated Pop Cultural Icons of 2013. Each with an explanation of what they did to deserve such wrath.
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Is Beyoncé's New Album Saving The Planet? Selling digital downloads first will save a lot of product, packaging, and transportation.
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7 Food Typos That Make Us Cringe. If you're guilty of any of these, you don't have to admit it -just correct it.
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A classic psychological experiment showed how young children are attached to their mothers. Recently, the same experiment showed that dogs are attached to their owners, too …but then there are cats.
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The new movie American Hustle is a fictionalized account of the Abscam sting of the late 1970s. Here's the bare bones story of what really happened.
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Two 7th graders, Olivia Maloney and Cameron Dreyer, made a short film about an eating disorder for a school project. That film, You Are Beautiful, is now gathering awards on the film festival circuit.
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4 tech tools that are disrupting the doctor's office. Our new robot overlords may streamline visits and even save lives.

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Japan's School Lunches Are Some of the Best in the World
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Japan's School Lunches Are Some of the Best in the World. Mealtime is considered part of the students' education.

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Russia’s Cross-Dressing War Hero. Nadezhda Durova impressed Tsar Alexander I and earned acceptance for being an "interesting" woman.

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Who Really Invented Calculus? An account of the feud between Isaac Newton and Gottfried Wilhelm Leibniz.

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The Best Way to Watch All of Star Trek. A viewer's guide to catching up on all 600 hours of Star Trek in TV and film (or at least the hours worth watching).

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A Failed 1930s American Town, Lost in Time in the Amazon Rainforest. The Ford Motor Company built Fordlândia to manage a rubber tree plantation that produced no rubber.

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How to Find the Specs for Any Device You Own. You might want to jot them down so you'll have them handy for tech support.

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The Bad Hair, Incorrect Feathering, and Missing Skin Flaps of Dinosaur Art. C.M. Kosemen shows us what artists might think contemporary animals would look like if they only had skeletons to go by.

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The Limbless Magician of 18th Century London. Matthew Buchinger was a master at sleight-of-hand, even though he had no hands.

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The Many Deaths of the Joker
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The Many Deaths of The Joker. The villain is killed off time and time again, but he's too good to get rid of permanently.

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The Magazine That Started a Feminist Movement in Japan. Seitō was groundbreaking literature in 1911.

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Is Beaming Down in Star Trek a Death Sentence? We don't know whether the reassembled atoms at the other end are the real you.

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The True Story Behind Billie Jean King’s Victorious “Battle of the Sexes.” It was just one chapter in her campaign to elevate women in tennis.

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The Ultimate, Indisputable Ranking of Planets in the Solar System, with a justification for each. Earth needs some help to regain its formerly stellar reputation.

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The Delicate Art of the Amusement Park Caricature. The artist must negotiate the body image issues of strangers every day.

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America's Flood Epidemic. Houston has seen three "500-year floods" in just the last three years.

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11 Strange Battlefields Where the Cold War Was Fought. There was no competition too inconsequential for the U.S. And the Soviet Union.

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