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Holiday Baking Fails

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17 Hilariously Tragic Holiday Baking Fails. Your project never looks like the magazine picture, but it rarely turns out this bad!
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2013: What Brought Us Together. Jean-Louis Nguyen's annual compilation of video clips pulls the events of the past year together -and will touch your heart.
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Statistics from the U.S. copyright office tell us which Christmas songs are the biggest. You just can't beat "Silent Night."
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For 25 years, dad filmed the kids coming down the stairs on Christmas morning. See those years compiled into one amazing video.
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How the Dallas Cowboys Cheerleaders changed the NFL forever. Now the football game is just part of the spectacle.
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This Rube Goldberg contraption starts out with Mousetrap, but eventually involves all sorts of classic toys. You betcha it took forever to set up!
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Despite what you've heard, most lottery winners are happy and well-adjusted. The stories of disaster following a windfall are mainly to make the rest of us feel better about losing.
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The first trailer for Dawn of the Planet of the Apes is out now. The world is falling apart, and Caesar is still not too happy with humans.
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Christmas in Australia. The customs are a little different where the holiday falls in the middle of summer.

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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish
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Incredible Teamwork From Little Clownfish. An entire family works together to build a new nest for the next generation.

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10 People Who Survived the Impossible. When their lives were at stake, they rose to the occasion.

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An Illustrated Look at the Terlingua Chili Cook-Off. In Texas, where chili cook-offs are practically everyday events, this one is the biggie, and it comes with a ton of history.

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Meet the Actor Behind the New Star Wars Character. Kelly Marie Tran spent years going to auditions, then in 2015, her life changed forever.

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The Hidden Science and Tech of the Byzantine Empire. The successor to the Roman Empire was responsible for breakthroughs in math, engineering, astronomy, and other sciences.

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Why the Movies Are So Obsessed With Capes. It's how a costume can add to the drama.

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The Origin Story of the Peace Sign. It was a call for nuclear disarmament almost 60 years ago.

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10 Ancient Textiles That Will Blow Your Mind. If only we could get our jeans and socks to last so long.

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Prescribing Booze During Prohibition
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The Lucrative Business of Prescribing Booze During Prohibition. Medicinal liquor was a legal loophole that everyone wanted to use.

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Russell Johnson: More Than "The Professor." The Gilligan's Island star was once a staple of Western movies and TV.

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How Nick Offerman Is Using Woodworking to Help Americans in Need. Would Works is a nonprofit organization that pays homeless people for helping in a woodworking shop.

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Mangilaluk’s Highway. The story of an Inuit boy who ran away from residential school illustrates the problems of an entire region.

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How I Trained My Cats. Chef Jun Yoshizuki explains how his cats can behave so well while he cooks for his YouTube videos.

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The Underrated Charm of Ice Fishing. Looking at vintage photographs of the pastime is quite charming, as long as we can stay warm inside while we do it.

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12 Terrible Pieces of Advice for Pregnant Women. When in doubt, ask your doctor.

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