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Upsetting Vintage Recipes

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21 Truly Upsetting Vintage Recipes. These only existed so that you'd be grateful your mom didn't go to the trouble of trying them.
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Watch a salsa-dancing tarantula shake its butt and keep a steady beat. Relax, it's a Robugtix 3D-printed robot spider.
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The first Thug Notes of 2014 examines Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet. The conclusion is the same as always: hormonal teenagers are crazy. NSFW language.
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What Happens When There Are Two Cats And One Heating Pad. There is no altruism among house cats.
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Hell Actually Froze Over This Week. The western Michigan town enjoys the attention it gets from its unusual name when the temperatures drop.
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Hollywood Declares 2014 the Year of the Bible. At least five Biblical movies are scheduled for release this year, with more following.
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13 Famous Authors’ Mugshots. One more life experience that later enriched their writings.
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Based on a true story? Fact-checking 5 Oscar contenders. You're okay as long as you don't rely on Hollywood to teach you history.
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10 Gorilla Guys. The main requirement for making a living by wearing a gorilla suit is that you own a gorilla suit.

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Scientists Are Pushing For a Ban on Killer Robots
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A Growing Movement of Scientists is Pushing for a Ban on Killer Robots. Separating human judgment from war is a recipe for disaster.

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17 Homes You’ve Seen On TV And What They Look Like Off-Screen. Not shown: the tourists who stop and take pictures.

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The Curious Case of the Law of the Tongue. When orcas help you hunt whales, it's only right to share the meat with them.

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The Hunt for Mexico’s Heirloom Beans. A return to rare and exotic bean varieties has made the humble legume cool.

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Why Restaurants Became So Loud—And How to Fight Back. An ambience designed for "buzz" and "energy" can damage your hearing.

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Should America Go Cash-Free? Digital money is convenient, but total reliance on banks comes with costs.

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10 Out-of-This-World Facts About Plan 9 From Outer Space. What made it a bad movie also made it a lot of fun.

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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel
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Superman at 80: The Real Values of the Man of Steel. Action Comics #1000 celebrates the anniversary by reminding us of what the superhero is all about.

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North Carolina’s Vollis Simpson Whirligig Park and Museum. Detour your next road trip to enjoy this whimsical attraction.

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The Rise and Fall of the Hormel Girls, Who Sold America on SPAM. The drum and bugle corps made the act of eating canned meat feel patriotic.

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O Moldy Night: A Celebration of Molded Food. Outstanding dishes at an event in North Carolina ranged from the sublime to the disgusting.

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What It's Like To Be Latino In the U.S. The hyphen makes life difficult on both sides.

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A Real-life Lord of the Flies: the Troubling Legacy of the Robbers Cave Experiment. Muzafer Sherif manipulated boys at summer camp to hate each other in the 1950s, but they only learned the truth as elderly men.

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Ten Superstitions of Writers and Artists. They must have worked, since all these people became famous.

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On Pins and Needles: 11 Famous Knitters. The hobby never completely goes out of style.

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