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Recapping the Golden Globes

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The 15 Moments at the 2014 Golden Globes Everyone Is Talking About. And if you didn't watch at all, this list will keep you in the loop.
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The complete winners list from the Golden Globe Awards. Memorize this so you can act like you called it early.
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19 Quirky Conundrums Only Book Lovers Understand. I imagine most mental_floss readers can relate to at least some of these.
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People keep stealing Colorado's 420 mile marker signs. They came up with a creative way to stop it.
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A toddler girl meets her daddy's identical twin for the first time. Same face, same voice, and her confused double takes are just adorable.
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The Top Ten Cat Names Of 2013 (accompanied by adorable kitten pictures). The current trend is to name a cat what you might have named a child.
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Polar Explorer vs. Reality TV Crew. As Tim Jarvis recreates Ernest Shackleton's adventure, the cold and danger don't bother him as much as what he had to do to finance the trip.
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There are many birds that swoop down and catch fish to eat. The African freshwater tigerfish turns the tables and catches a bird to eat -and it's caught on video.
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Strangers can now email you without knowing your Gmail address. Here's how to stop that.

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The Duckmaster Rules the Roost at the Peabody Hotel
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The Duckmaster Rules the Roost at the Peabody Hotel. The ducks have been the stars of the show for 85 years.

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Remembering One of the Most Violent Days in the History of the U.S. Senate. A passionate but insulting speech brought out a congressman's wrath—and his cane.

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Investigating One of the Oldest Private Detective Agencies in Paris. The Duluc Détective is still in business after 105 years.

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Why Does Harrison Ford Love Indy And Hate Han? He's been willing to play older versions of both characters anyway, plus Rick Deckard.

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Pterodactyls Probably Didn’t Fly Like We Think They Did. A new study theorizes they resembled birds more than bats in flight.

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Rollin' on the River: Pittsburgh Shanty Boat Life. Thousands who couldn't afford land or rent lived in homemade barge houses.

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How Succulents Took Over Instagram—and Then the World. They make a perfect garden for the Millennial lifestyle.

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Resilience Isn't Innate. Here's How We Can Cultivate It.

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An ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding
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This ‘Outtake’ Video of the Royal Wedding is So Dumb—But So Very Enjoyable. As if it were like everyone else's wedding.

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A Lonely Avocado Searches for His Other Half in The Pits. This sweet short film, written by David Bizzaro, has been selected for more than 30 film festivals so far.

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We’ll First Find Aliens on Eyeball Planets. These are exoplanets that are tidally locked to their star, and carry a thin habitable zone in a ring shape.

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Vulture Ranks Every Star Wars Movie. Ten mini-reviews to justify the rankings include Solo without giving away too much.

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Han Solo was Almost in Revenge of the Sith. His part would have been too silly to believe.

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Deep in the Honduran Rain Forest, an Ecological SWAT Team Explores a Lost World. The diverse biology is a bigger treasure than the lost city that lured explorers there in the first place.

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Roxy, the Long Island Railroad Dog. He knew every train and its schedule, and how to get where he wanted to go.

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The Great Fertility Reversion. America's plummeting birth rate might not be as dire as it seems.

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